PR011
Salinas de Punta Cucharas


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
Green Mango Anthracothorax viridis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Mango Anthracothorax aurulentus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Green-throated Carib Eulampis holosericeus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Emerald Chlorostilbon maugaeus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Least Tern Sternula antillarum LC breeding 2004-2006 81-89 individuals B4i
Puerto Rican Tody Todus mexicanus LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Woodpecker Melanerpes portoricensis LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Flycatcher Myiarchus antillarum LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Lesser Antillean Pewee Contopus latirostris LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Vireo Vireo latimeri LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Pearly-eyed Thrasher Margarops fuscatus LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Euphonia Euphonia sclateri LC resident 2007 unknown A2
Adelaide's Warbler Setophaga adelaidae LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Spindalis Spindalis portoricensis LC resident 2004 unknown A2
Puerto Rican Bullfinch Pyrrhulagra portoricensis LC resident 2004 unknown 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Bosque Estatal de Guánica Natural Reserve 5,245 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline -
Sea -
Wetlands (inland) -
Introduced vegetation -
Shrubland -
Forest Mangrove -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Salinas de Punta Cucharas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/08/2022.