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Parque Nacional Sierra de las Quijadas


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
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Salinas Monjita Xolmis salinarum NT 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.

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IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sierra de las Quijadas Parque Nacional 73,785 protected area overlaps with site 150,000
Lagunas de Guanacache, Desaguadero y del Bebedero Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 962,370 protected area overlaps with site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Sierra de las Quijadas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/06/2022.