|Location||Grenada, St. George's|
|Central coordinates||61o 45.00' West 12o 1.00' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, A2|
|Altitude||40 - 120m|
|Year of IBA assessment||2007|
Site description Located in south-west Grenada, this IBA comprises discrete wooded areas within and adjacent to residential areas. Its southern border is the northern boundary of the Mt Hartman IBA (GD006). The site extends north across the Grand Anse Road through Petit Bouc to the eastern side to Café. The northernmost edge is a concrete road (with a concrete water tower). A golf course (with adjacent houses) is situated near the middle of the IBA.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Grenada Dove Leptotila wellsi||resident||2007||16 breeding pairs||good||A1, A2||Critically Endangered|
|Antillean Crested Hummingbird Orthorhyncus cristatus||resident||2006||-||-||A2||Least Concern|
|Caribbean Elaenia Elaenia martinica||resident||2007||present [units unknown]||-||A2||Least Concern|
|Grenada Flycatcher Myiarchus nugator||resident||2006||-||-||A2||Least Concern|
|Lesser Antillean Bullfinch Loxigilla noctis||resident||2006||-||-||A2||Least Concern|
|Lesser Antillean Tanager Tangara cucullata||resident||2006||-||-||A2||Least Concern|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Mount Hartman National Park||National Park||60||protected area is adjacent to site||0|
|IUCN habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
|Notes: Land use surrounding the IBA is primarily residential houses, some small gardens.|
|Notes: Grazing in small pastures areas.|
Other biodiversity Nothing recorded, although reptiles and amphibians endemic to the Grenada Bank have been recorded in the adjacent Mt. Hartman Estate.
Acknowledgements Author: Bonnie L. Rusk
References Devas (1943), Blockstein (1988), Blockstein (1991), BirdLife International (2000), Lack and Lack (1973), Lugo, (2005), Germano et al (2003), Groome (1970), Howard (1950), Rusk (1992), Rusk et al. (1997), Rusk (1998), Rusk and Clouse (2004), Thornstrom et al. (2001), Smith & Temple (1982), Wells (1886), Wunderle (1985).
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