Sierra de Ambato

IBA Justification

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 at site IBA criteria triggered
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi NT resident 2001-2003 present A1
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU breeding 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A1
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU resident 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A1
Tucuman Mountain-finch Poospiza baeri VU resident 2001-2003 present A1

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Sierra de Ambato. Downloaded from on 07/06/2023.