MZ005
Pomene


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
Cape Gannet Morus capensis EN non-breeding - present A1
Mangrove Kingfisher Halcyon senegaloides LC resident 1999 present A3
Chestnut-fronted Helmetshrike Prionops scopifrons LC resident 1999 present A3
Woodwards' Batis Batis fratrum LC resident 1999 present A3
East Coast Batis Batis soror LC resident 1999 present A3
Telophorus quadricolor NR resident 1999 present A3
Rudd's Apalis Apalis ruddi LC resident 1999 present A2, A3
Black-bellied Starling Notopholia corusca LC resident 1999 present A3
Plain-backed Sunbird Anthreptes reichenowi NT resident 1999 present A1, A3
Mouse-coloured Sunbird Cyanomitra verreauxii LC resident 1999 present A3
Pink-throated Twinspot Hypargos margaritatus LC resident 1999 present A2, A3
Lemon-breasted Canary Crithagra citrinipectus LC resident 1999 present A2, 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)
Pomene Game Reserve 20,000 protected area contained by site 10,000

Habitats

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

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pomene. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/08/2019.