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Reserva Provincial Olaroz-Cauchari


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
Puna Rhea Rhea tarapacensis NT resident 2001-2003 50-249 individuals A1
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis NT resident 2001-2003 50-249 individuals A1
Andean Flamingo Phoenicoparrus andinus VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1
Diademed Plover Phegornis mitchellii NT resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1, A4i
Grey-breasted Seedsnipe Thinocorus orbignyianus LC resident 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A4i
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1

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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Olaroz Caucharí Reserva Provincial de Fauna 205,721 is identical to site 200,000
Los Andes Reserva Natural de Fauna Silvestre 1,485,972 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Alto Andina de la Chinchilla Reserva Provincial 369,529 protected area is adjacent to site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Reserva Provincial Olaroz-Cauchari. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/12/2022.