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Location Indonesia, Sulawesi Utara
Central coordinates 125o 32.00' East  3o 30.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A2
Area 3,861 ha
Altitude 400 - 1,080m
Year of IBA assessment 2004

Burung Indonesia (Affiliate)



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Red-and-blue Lory Eos histrio resident  2004  present  A1, A2  Endangered 
Sangihe Hanging-parrot Loriculus catamene resident  2004  present  A1, A2  Near Threatened 
Sangihe Shrike-thrush Colluricincla sanghirensis resident  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Cerulean Paradise-flycatcher Eutrichomyias rowleyi resident  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Sangihe White-eye Zosterops nehrkorni resident  2004  present  A1  Critically Endangered 
Elegant Sunbird Aethopyga duyvenbodei resident  2004  present  A1, A2  Endangered 

IBA Monitoring

2012 high near favourable medium
Habitat
Good - based on reliable and complete / representative data

Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming likely in short term (within 4 years) majority/most of area/population (50-90%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Agricultural expansion and intensification annual & perennial non-timber crops - small-holder farming past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) moderate to rapid deterioration low
Climate change and severe weather storms and floods past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Energy production and mining renewable energy likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Geological events earthquakes/tsunamis likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities likely in short term (within 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance work and other activities likely in short term (within 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Invasive and other problematic species and genes invasive non-native/alien species/diseases - named species past (and unlikely to return) and no longer limiting small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications dams & water management/use - abstraction of surface water (agricultural use) likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low
Over-exploitation, persecution and control of species fishing & harvesting aquatic resources - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Over-exploitation, persecution and control of species gathering terrestrial plants - unintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target) likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Over-exploitation, persecution and control of species hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - unintentional effects (species is not the target) likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas likely in long term (beyond 4 years) small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Forest   0 0 good (> 90%) moderate (70-90%) near favourable

Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation  A comprehensive and appropriate management plan exists that aims to maintain or improve the populations of qualifying bird species  Some limited conservation initiatives are in place  medium 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial   -
Forest   -

Further web sources of information 

Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) species/site profile. This site has been identified as an AZE due to it containing a Critically Endangered or Endangered species with a limited range.

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pegunungan Sahendaruman. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/12/2014

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