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Várzeas do Médio Rio Amazonas


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2008

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Varzea Piculet Picumnus varzeae EN resident 2007 present A2
Klages's Antwren Myrmotherula klagesi VU resident 2007 90 individuals A1, A2
Scaled Spinetail Cranioleuca muelleri EN resident - present 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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 medium not assessed not assessed
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information -

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Energy production and mining renewable energy happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Not assessed Not assessed Not assessed not assessed
For more information about IBA monitoring please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tracajá Indigenous Area 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rio Urubu Terra Indígena 27,355 protected area overlaps with site 0
Patauá Terra Indígena 616 protected area overlaps with site 0
Paraná do Arauató Terra Indígena 5,915 protected area contained by site 0
Paracuhuba Terra Indígena 928 protected area overlaps with site 0
Nhamundá State Park 28,370 protected area overlaps with site 18,104
Miguel/Josefa Terra Indígena 1,629 protected area overlaps with site 0
Floresta Nacional De Saracá-Taquera Floresta 441,284 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Boa Vista - AM Terra Indígena 133 protected area contained by site 0
Boa Vista - AM Terra Indígena 337 protected area contained by site 0
Área De Proteção Ambiental Nhamundá Área de Proteção Ambiental 201,597 protected area contained by site 195,900
Apipica Terra Indígena 653 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Flooded tropical evergreen forest, River-edge (river island) forest -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Várzeas do Médio Rio Amazonas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/10/2020.