PE109
Parque Nacional Cordillera Azul


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Wattled Guan Aburria aburri NT resident 2003 present A1
Royal Sunangel Heliangelus regalis EN resident 2003 present A1, A2
Rufous-webbed Brilliant Heliodoxa branickii LC unknown 2003 unknown A2
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis NT resident 2003 present A1
Harpy Eagle Harpia harpyja NT resident 2003 present A1
Scarlet-banded Barbet Capito wallacei VU resident 2003 present A1, A2
Spot-winged Parrotlet Touit stictopterus VU resident 2003 present A1
Blue-headed Macaw Primolius couloni VU unknown 2003 unknown A1
Fiery-throated Fruiteater Pipreola chlorolepidota NT resident 2003 present A1
Buff-throated Tody-tyrant Hemitriccus rufigularis NT resident 2003 present A1
Red-billed Tyrannulet Zimmerius cinereicapilla VU resident 2003 present A2
Peruvian Tyrannulet Zimmerius viridiflavus LC unknown 2003 unknown A2
Bar-winged Wood-wren Henicorhina leucoptera NT resident 2003 present A1, A2

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)
2008 low not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - shifting agriculture happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible 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%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification marine and freshwater aquaculture - subsistence/artisinal aquaculture happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use fishing & harvesting aquatic resources - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use gathering terrestrial plants - unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target) happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Energy production and mining oil and gas drilling past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Geological events avalanches/landslides happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Cordillera Azul National Park 1,353,191 is identical to site 1,353,190

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Palm forest, Montane broadleaf evergreen forest, Tropical lowland evergreen forest -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Cordillera Azul. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/11/2018.