GN002
Nialama


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2001

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Violet Turaco Musophaga violacea LC resident 1997 present A3
Red-throated Bee-eater Merops bulocki LC resident 1997 present A3
Blue-bellied Roller Coracias cyanogaster LC resident 1997 present A3
Bearded Barbet Pogonornis dubius LC resident 1997 present A3
Fox Kestrel Falco alopex LC resident 1997 present A3
Senegal Parrot Poicephalus senegalus LC resident 1997 present A3
Piapiac Ptilostomus afer LC resident 1997 present A3
White-crowned Robin-chat Cossypha albicapillus LC resident 1997 present A3
Chestnut-crowned Sparrow-weaver Plocepasser superciliosus LC resident 1997 present A3
Sahel Bush-sparrow Gymnoris dentata LC resident 1997 present 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Nialama (or Nyalama) Classified Forest 10,000 protected area contains site 10,000

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland -
Forest -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
nature conservation and research -
water management -
other -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nialama. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2019.