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South Pare Mountains


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
Montane Nightjar Caprimulgus poliocephalus LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Scarce Swift Schoutedenapus myoptilus LC resident 2000 present A3
Nyanza Swift Apus niansae LC resident 2000 unknown A3
Hartlaub's Turaco Tauraco hartlaubi LC resident 2000 present A3
Mountain Buzzard Buteo oreophilus NT resident 2000 present A3
Bar-tailed Trogon Apaloderma vittatum LC resident 2000 present A3
Cinnamon-chested Bee-eater Merops oreobates LC resident 2000 present A3
Moustached Green Tinkerbird Pogoniulus leucomystax LC resident 2000 present A3
White-tailed Crested-flycatcher Elminia albonotata LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-capped Forest-warbler Artisornis metopias LC resident 2000 present A3
Hunter's Cisticola Cisticola hunteri LC resident 2000 unknown A2, A3
Cinnamon Bracken-warbler Bradypterus cinnamomeus LC resident 2000 present A3
Eastern Mountain Greenbul Arizelocichla nigriceps LC resident 2000 present A3
Olive-headed Bulbul Arizelocichla striifacies LC resident 2000 present A3
Shelley's Greenbul Arizelocichla masukuensis LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-throated Woodland-warbler Phylloscopus ruficapilla LC resident 2000 present A3
African Hill-babbler Sylvia abyssinica LC resident 2000 present A3
South Pare White-eye Zosterops winifredae VU resident 2000 present A1, A2, A3
South Pare White-eye Zosterops winifredae VU resident 2000 present A3
Waller's Starling Onychognathus walleri LC resident 2000 present A3
Sharpe's Starling Pholia sharpii LC resident 2000 present A3
Kenrick's Starling Poeoptera kenricki LC resident 2000 present A2, A3
White-starred Robin Pogonocichla stellata LC resident 2000 present A3
White-chested Alethe Chamaetylas fuelleborni LC resident 2000 present A3
Sharpe's Akalat Sheppardia sharpei LC resident 2000 present A3
Usambara Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris usambaricus NT resident 2000 present A3
Golden-winged Sunbird Drepanorhynchus reichenowi LC resident 2000 present A3
Baglafecht Weaver Ploceus baglafecht LC resident 2000 present A3
Red-faced Crimsonwing Cryptospiza reichenovii LC resident 2000 present A3
Yellow-bellied Waxbill Coccopygia quartinia LC resident 2000 present A3
East African Citril Crithagra hyposticta LC resident 2000 present A3
Streaky Seedeater Crithagra striolata LC resident 2000 unknown 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)
Vumari Forest Reserve 1,853 protected area contained by site 1,853
Mkomazi National Park National Park 344,565 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Maganda Forest Reserve 44 protected area overlaps with site 44
Kwizu Forest Reserve 3,002 protected area overlaps with site 3,002
Koko Hill Forest Reserve 100 protected area contained by site 99
Kisiwani Forest Reserve 111 protected area contained by site 111
Kiranga Hengae Forest Reserve 488 protected area overlaps with site 488
Kankoma Forest Reserve 72 protected area overlaps with site 72
Gonja Forest Reserve 94 protected area contained by site 94
Chongweni Forest Reserve 102 protected area overlaps with site 102
Chome Forest Reserve 14,122 protected area contained by site 14,122
Chambogo Forest Reserve 5,530 protected area overlaps with site 5,530

Habitats

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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: South Pare Mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/07/2020.