CG008
Lake Télé Community Reserve


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black Guineafowl Agelastes niger LC - - - A3
Plumed Guineafowl Guttera plumifera LC - - - A3
Forest Francolin Peliperdix lathami LC - - - A3
Hartlaub's Duck Pteronetta hartlaubii LC - - - A3
Afep Pigeon Columba unicincta LC - - - A3
Western Bronze-naped Pigeon Columba iriditorques LC - - - A3
Blue-headed Wood-dove Turtur brehmeri LC - - - A3
Black Spinetail Telacanthura melanopygia LC - - - A3
Sabine's Spinetail Rhaphidura sabini LC - - - A3
Cassin's Spinetail Neafrapus cassini LC - - - A3
Bates's Swift Apus batesi LC - - - A3
Gabon Coucal Centropus anselli LC - - - A3
Olive Long-tailed Cuckoo Cercococcyx olivinus LC - - - A3
White-spotted Flufftail Sarothrura pulchra LC - - - A3
Nkulengu Rail Himantornis haematopus LC - - - A3
Green Turaco Tauraco persa LC - - - A3
Spot-breasted Ibis Bostrychia rara LC - - - A3
White-crested Tiger-heron Tigriornis leucolopha LC - - - A3
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC - - 1,000-2,499 A4i
African Darter Anhinga rufa LC - - 250-999 A4i
African Skimmer Rynchops flavirostris NT - - - A1
Red-chested Owlet Glaucidium tephronotum LC - - - A3
Sjostedt's Owlet Glaucidium sjostedti LC - - - A3
Maned Owl Jubula lettii DD - - - A3
Akun Eagle-owl Bubo leucostictus LC - - - A3
Vermiculated Fishing-owl Scotopelia bouvieri LC - - - A3
Congo Serpent-eagle Dryotriorchis spectabilis LC - - - A3
Cassin's Hawk-eagle Aquila africana LC - - - A3
Long-tailed Hawk Urotriorchis macrourus LC - - - A3
Dwarf Hornbill Lophoceros camurus LC - - - A3
Western Little Hornbill Horizocerus hartlaubi LC - - - A3
Congo Pied Hornbill Lophoceros fasciatus LC - - - A3
Black-casqued Hornbill Ceratogymna atrata LC - - - A3
Grey-cheeked Hornbill Bycanistes subcylindricus LC - - - A3
White-thighed Hornbill Bycanistes albotibialis LC - - - A3
Eastern Piping Hornbill Bycanistes sharpii LC - - - A3
Eastern Long-tailed Hornbill Horizocerus cassini LC - - - A3
Black-headed Bee-eater Merops breweri LC - - - A3
Rosy Bee-eater Merops malimbicus LC - - - A3
Black Bee-eater Merops gularis LC - - - A3
Blue-throated Roller Eurystomus gularis LC - - - A3
African Dwarf-kingfisher Ispidina lecontei LC - - - A3
White-bellied Kingfisher Corythornis leucogaster LC - - - A3
Chocolate-backed Kingfisher Halcyon badia LC - - - A3
Eastern Yellow-billed Barbet Trachylaemus purpuratus LC - - - A3
Yellow-spotted Barbet Buccanodon duchaillui LC - - - A3
Bristle-nosed Barbet Gymnobucco peli LC - - - A3
Naked-faced Barbet Gymnobucco calvus LC - - - A3
Speckled Tinkerbird Pogoniulus scolopaceus LC - - - A3
Red-rumped Tinkerbird Pogoniulus atroflavus LC - - - A3
Yellow-throated Tinkerbird Pogoniulus subsulphureus LC - - - A3
Hairy-breasted Barbet Tricholaema hirsuta LC - - - A3
Cassin's Honeybird Prodotiscus insignis LC - - - A3
Zenker's Honeyguide Melignomon zenkeri LC - - - A3
Spotted Honeyguide Indicator maculatus LC - - - A3
Buff-spotted Woodpecker Campethera nivosa LC - - - A3
Brown-eared Woodpecker Campethera caroli LC - - - A3
Yellow-crested Woodpecker Dendropicos xantholophus LC - - - A3
Gabon Woodpecker Dendropicos gabonensis LC - - - A3
Grey Parrot Psittacus erithacus EN - - - A3
Rufous-sided Broadbill Smithornis rufolateralis LC - - - A3
Western Black-headed Oriole Oriolus brachyrynchus LC - - - A3
Black-winged Oriole Oriolus nigripennis LC - - - A3
Blue Cuckooshrike Cyanograucalus azureus LC - - - A3
African Shrike-flycatcher Megabyas flammulatus LC - - - A3
White-spotted Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia tonsa LC - - - A3
Chestnut Wattle-eye Dyaphorophyia castanea LC - - - A3
Red-eyed Puffback Dryoscopus senegalensis LC - - - A3
Lowland Sooty Boubou Laniarius leucorhynchus LC - - - A3
Shining Drongo Dicrurus atripennis LC - - - A3
Western Crested-flycatcher Trochocercus nitens LC - - - A3
Red-bellied Paradise-flycatcher Terpsiphone rufiventer LC - - - A3
Dusky Tit Melaniparus funereus LC - - - A3
Rufous-bellied Tit Melaniparus rufiventris LC - - - A3
Forest Penduline-tit Anthoscopus flavifrons LC - - - A3
Western Nicator Nicator chloris LC - - - A3
Yellow-throated Nicator Nicator vireo LC - - - A3
Green Crombec Sylvietta virens LC - - - A3
Lemon-bellied Crombec Sylvietta denti LC - - - A3
Yellow Longbill Macrosphenus flavicans LC - - - A3
Grey Longbill Macrosphenus concolor LC - - - A3
Rufous-crowned Eremomela Eremomela badiceps LC - - - A3
Buff-throated Apalis Apalis rufogularis LC - - - A3
Gosling's Apalis Apalis goslingi LC - - - A3
Yellow-browed Camaroptera Camaroptera superciliaris LC - - - A3
Olive-green Camaroptera Camaroptera chloronota LC - - - A3
Chattering Cisticola Cisticola anonymus LC - - - A3
Square-tailed Saw-wing Psalidoprocne nitens LC - - - A3
White-bibbed Swallow Hirundo nigrita LC - - - A3
Congo Sand Martin Riparia congica LC - - - A3
Golden Greenbul Calyptocichla serinus LC - - - A3
Red-tailed Bristlebill Bleda syndactylus LC - - - A3
Yellow-eyed Bristlebill Bleda ugandae LC - - - A3
Spotted Greenbul Ixonotus guttatus LC - - - A3
Swamp Palm Bulbul Thescelocichla leucopleura LC - - - A3
Honeyguide Greenbul Baeopogon indicator LC - - - A3
White-tailed Greenbul Baeopogon clamans LC - - - A3
Simple Greenbul Chlorocichla simplex LC - - - A3
Simple Greenbul Chlorocichla simplex LC - - - A3
Grey Greenbul Eurillas gracilis LC - - - A3
Ansorge's Greenbul Eurillas ansorgei LC - - - A3
Plain Greenbul Eurillas curvirostris LC - - - A3
Eastern Bearded Greenbul Criniger chloronotus LC - - - A3
Red-tailed Greenbul Criniger calurus LC - - - A3
White-bearded Greenbul Criniger ndussumensis LC - - - A3
Xavier's Greenbul Phyllastrephus xavieri LC - - - A3
White-throated Greenbul Phyllastrephus albigularis LC - - - A3
Icterine Greenbul Phyllastrephus icterinus LC - - - A3
Leaf-love Pyrrhurus scandens LC - - - A3
Green Hylia Hylia prasina LC - - - A3
Brown Illadopsis Illadopsis fulvescens LC - - - A3
Black-capped Illadopsis Illadopsis cleaveri LC - - - A3
Chestnut-winged Starling Onychognathus fulgidus LC - - - A3
Purple-headed Starling Hylopsar purpureiceps LC - - - A3
White-tailed Ant-thrush Neocossyphus poensis LC - - - A3
Rufous Flycatcher-thrush Stizorhina fraseri LC - - - A3
Fire-crested Alethe Alethe castanea LC - - - A3
Fire-crested Alethe Alethe castanea LC - - - A3
Little Grey Flycatcher Muscicapa epulata LC - - - A3
Cassin's Flycatcher Muscicapa cassini LC - - - A3
Sooty Flycatcher Bradornis fuliginosus LC - - - A3
White-browed Forest-flycatcher Fraseria cinerascens LC - - - A3
African Forest-flycatcher Fraseria ocreata LC - - - A3
Grey-throated Tit-flycatcher Fraseria griseigularis LC - - - A3
Yellow-breasted Forest-robin Stiphrornis xanthogaster LC - - - A3
Deleornis fraseri NR - - - A3
Violet-tailed Sunbird Anthreptes aurantius LC - - - A3
Little Green Sunbird Anthreptes seimundi LC - - - A3
Grey-chinned Sunbird Anthreptes tephrolaemus LC - - - A3
Blue-throated Brown Sunbird Cyanomitra cyanolaema LC - - - A3
Green-throated Sunbird Chalcomitra rubescens LC - - - A3
Congo Sunbird Cinnyris congensis LC - - - A3
Johanna's Sunbird Cinnyris johannae LC - - - A3
Orange Weaver Ploceus aurantius LC - - - A3
Orange Weaver Ploceus aurantius LC - - - A3
Yellow-capped Weaver Ploceus dorsomaculatus LC - - - A3
Vieillot's Black Weaver Ploceus nigerrimus LC - - - A3
Red-crowned Malimbe Malimbus coronatus LC - - - A3
Cassin's Malimbe Malimbus cassini LC - - - A3
Blue-billed Malimbe Malimbus nitens LC - - - A3
Red-headed Malimbe Malimbus rubricollis LC - - - A3
Crested Malimbe Malimbus malimbicus LC - - - A3
Western Bluebill Spermophaga haematina LC - - - A3
White-breasted Nigrita Nigrita fusconotus LC - - - A3
Chestnut-breasted Nigrita Nigrita bicolor LC - - - A3
Woodhouse's Antpecker Parmoptila woodhousei LC - - - A3
Long-legged Pipit Anthus pallidiventris LC - - - A3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 medium favourable low
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Natural system modifications fire & fire suppression - increase in fire frequency/intensity happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Forest 0 0 good (> 90%) good (> 90%) near favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Most of site (50-90%) covered (including the most critical parts for important bird species) Unknown Some limited conservation initiatives are in place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Réserve Communautaire du Lac Télé/Likouala-aux-Herbes Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 438,960 is identical to site 0
Lac Télé Réserve communautaire 438,960 is identical to site 438,000
Grands affluents Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 5,908,074 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Savanna -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
agriculture -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Télé Community Reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/07/2020.