GT002
Rio La Pasion


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
Plain Chachalaca Ortalis vetula LC resident 2000 250-999 individuals A3
Chestnut-colored Woodpecker Celeus castaneus LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Tawny-winged Woodcreeper Dendrocincla anabatina LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
White-collared Manakin Manacus candei LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Yellow-bellied Tyrannulet Ornithion semiflavum LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Olive-backed Euphonia Euphonia gouldi LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Green-backed Sparrow Arremonops chloronotus LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Montezuma Oropendola Psarocolius montezuma LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Black-cowled Oriole Icterus prosthemelas LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Grey-throated Chat Granatellus sallaei LC resident 2006 50-249 individuals A3
Black-throated Shrike-tanager Lanio aurantius LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals A3
Scarlet-rumped Tanager Ramphocelus passerinii LC resident 2006 250-999 individuals 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)
San Román Biological Reserve 60,878 protected area contained by site 0
Petexbatún Wildlife Refuge 4,044 protected area contained by site 0
El Rosario National Park 1,105 protected area contained by site 0
El Pucté Wildlife Refuge 16,695 protected area contained by site 0
Dos Pilas Cultural Monument 3,120 protected area contained by site 0
Complejos I y II APSP Zona de Amortiguamiento 125,383 protected area contained by site 0
Ceibal Cultural Monument 1,512 protected area contained by site 0
Aguateca Cultural Monument 1,683 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial Improved pasture land, Other urban & industrial areas, Perennial crops, orchards & groves -
Forest Gallery & riparian, Tropical lowland evergreen -
Grassland Second-growth & grazed -
Shrubland Riparian scrub & thickets, Second-growth & disturbed scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Freshwater lakes & pools, Rivers, Water-fringe vegetation -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
hunting -
nature conservation and research -
rangeland/pastureland -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rio La Pasion. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/04/2020.