Parque Provincial Pampa del Indio

IBA Justification

The site was identified as important in 2008 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.

Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) Population estimate at site IBA criteria met
Greater Rhea Rhea americana NT resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 2001-2003 1-2 breeding pairs A1
Black-bodied Woodpecker Hylatomus schulzii NT resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1

The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2008).

IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Pampa del Indio Parque Natural 8,633 protected area overlaps with site 8,633

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Parque Provincial Pampa del Indio. Downloaded from on 30/11/2023.