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Orang National Park


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2004

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Swamp Francolin Francolinus gularis VU resident 2002 present A1
Baer's Pochard Aythya baeri CR winter 2002 present A1
Bengal Florican Houbaropsis bengalensis CR resident 1985-1989 30-40 individuals A1, A4ii
Greater Adjutant Leptoptilos dubius EN breeding 2002 present A1
Lesser Adjutant Leptoptilos javanicus VU resident 2002 present A1
Spot-billed Pelican Pelecanus philippensis NT resident 2002 present A1
White-rumped Vulture Gyps bengalensis CR non-breeding 2004 present A1
Slender-billed Vulture Gyps tenuirostris CR non-breeding 2004 present A1
Pallas's Fish-eagle Haliaeetus leucoryphus EN resident 2002 present A1
Bristled Grassbird Schoenicola striatus VU resident 2002 present A1
Finn's Weaver Ploceus megarhynchus EN resident 2002 present A1

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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2003 high not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information good

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Orang (Rajiv Gandhi) National Park 7,881 is identical to site 7,881
Orang Sanctuary 7,260 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Orang National Park. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/08/2022.