ER003
Semenawi Bahri


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
Erckel's Francolin Pternistis erckelii LC resident 2000 present A3
Dusky Turtle-dove Streptopelia lugens LC resident 2000 present A3
Montane Nightjar Caprimulgus poliocephalus LC resident 2000 present A3
Rouget's Rail Rougetius rougetii NT resident 2000 present A3
White-cheeked Turaco Tauraco leucotis LC resident 2000 present A3
Hemprich's Hornbill Lophoceros hemprichii LC resident 2000 present A3
Black-billed Woodhoopoe Phoeniculus somaliensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Abyssinian Woodpecker Dendropicos abyssinicus LC resident 2000 present A3
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC passage 1996 present A1
Black-winged Lovebird Agapornis taranta LC resident 2000 present A3
Boran Cisticola Cisticola bodessa LC resident 2000 present A3
Abyssinian White-eye Zosterops abyssinicus LC resident 2000 present A3
White-rumped Babbler Turdoides leucopygia LC resident 2000 present A3
Slender-billed Starling Onychognathus tenuirostris LC resident 2000 present A3
Somali Starling Onychognathus blythii LC resident 2000 present A3
Little Rock-thrush Monticola rufocinereus LC resident 2000 present A3
Shining Sunbird Cinnyris habessinicus LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-bellied Waxbill Coccopygia quartinia LC resident 2000 present A3
Brown-rumped Seedeater Crithagra tristriata LC resident 2000 present A3
Streaky Seedeater Crithagra striolata LC resident 2000 present 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)
Nakfa Wildlife Reserve 163,900 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial/Terrestrial -
Shrubland -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) -
Grassland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
not utilised -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Semenawi Bahri. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/08/2020.