NI026
Prinzapolka/Alamikamba Rivers


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2007

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Great Curassow Crax rubra VU breeding 2000-2003 < 50 individuals A1
Crested Eagle Morphnus guianensis NT resident 2000-2003 < 50 individuals A1
Chestnut-colored Woodpecker Celeus castaneus LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Great Green Macaw Ara ambiguus CR resident 2000-2006 < 50 individuals A1
Streak-crowned Antvireo Dysithamnus striaticeps LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A2, A3
Tawny-winged Woodcreeper Dendrocincla anabatina LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
White-collared Manakin Manacus candei LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Lovely Cotinga Cotinga amabilis LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Snowy Cotinga Carpodectes nitidus LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A2, A3
Tawny-chested Flycatcher Aphanotriccus capitalis VU resident 2000-2003 2 individuals A1, A2, A3
Stripe-breasted Wren Cantorchilus thoracicus LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Yellow-crowned Euphonia Euphonia luteicapilla LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
White-throated Shrike-tanager Lanio leucothorax NT unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Crimson-collared Tanager Ramphocelus sanguinolentus LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Scarlet-rumped Tanager Ramphocelus passerinii LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown A3
Nicaraguan Seed-finch Sporophila nuttingi LC unknown 2000-2006 unknown 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Limbaika Reserva Natural 1,800 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cayos Miskitos y Franja Costera Inmediata Reserva Biológica 833,520 protected area overlaps with site 0
Alamikanba Reserva Natural 2,100 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Flooded tropical evergreen, Second-growth & disturbed, Tropical lowland evergreen, Mangrove -
Wetlands (inland) Bogs, Freshwater marshes & swamps, Riverine floodplains, Rivers -
Other -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
agriculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Prinzapolka/Alamikamba Rivers. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/02/2023.