KH031
Phnom Bokor


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2003

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Chestnut-headed Partridge Arborophila cambodiana LC resident 1998 common A1, A2
Green-legged Partridge Arborophila chloropus LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Green Peafowl Pavo muticus EN resident 1998 rare A1, A3
Silver Pheasant Lophura nycthemera LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Coral-billed Ground-cuckoo Carpococcyx renauldi VU resident 1998 unknown A3
Green-eared Barbet Psilopogon faiostrictus LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Moustached Barbet Psilopogon incognitus LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Eared Pitta Hydrornis phayrei LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Blue Pitta Hydrornis cyaneus LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Blue-winged Pitta Pitta moluccensis LC breeding 1998 unknown A3
Crow-billed Drongo Dicrurus annectens LC winter 1998 unknown A3
Indochinese Green Magpie Cissa hypoleuca LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Grey-eyed Bulbul Iole propinqua LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Stripe-throated Bulbul Pycnonotus finlaysoni LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Streaked Wren-babbler Turdinus brevicaudatus LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Lesser Necklaced Laughingthrush Garrulax monileger LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Vinous-breasted Myna Acridotheres leucocephalus LC resident 1998 unknown A3
Hainan Blue-flycatcher Cyornis hainanus LC resident 1998 unknown 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.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2009 high not assessed medium
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 - small-holder farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
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
Biological resource use logging & wood harvesting - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - unspecified species happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - dams (size unknown) happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads 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
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity medium
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Preah Monivong National Park (Bokor) ASEAN Heritage 140,000 protected area contains site 101,587
Preah Monivong (Bokor) National Park and ASEAN Heritage Park 142,317 protected area overlaps with site 101,587

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Hill evergreen forest (subtropical), Lowland evergreen rain forest (tropical) -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Small settlements, rural gardens -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
nature conservation and research -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Phnom Bokor. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/09/2020.