Parque Nacional Baritú

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
Red-faced Guan Penelope dabbenei LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A2
Blue-capped Puffleg Eriocnemis glaucopoides LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals A2
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU breeding 2007 1,000-2,499 individuals A1, A2
White-throated Antpitta Grallaria albigula LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A2
Zimmer's Tapaculo Scytalopus zimmeri LC resident 2007 < 50 individuals A2
Slaty Elaenia Elaenia strepera LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A2
Rufous-throated Dipper Cinclus schulzii VU resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1, 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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Las Yungas UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 1,350,000 protected area contains site 0
Baritú National Park 72,440 protected area overlaps with site 72,000


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

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
nature conservation and research -
forestry -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Baritú. Downloaded from on 19/09/2020.