Otuquis Integrated Management Natural Area

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
Greater Rhea Rhea americana NT resident 1998 present A1
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 1998 present 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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here

IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Otuquis Parque Nacional 895,504 protected area overlaps with site 0
Otuquis Area Natural de Manejo Integrado 106,935 protected area overlaps with site 102,609


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Palm forest, Tropical deciduous forest, Tropical semi-deciduous forest -
Shrubland Scrub -
Wetlands (inland) Ephemeral pools and wetlands, Freshwater lakes and pools, Freshwater marshes/swamps, Rivers -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
nature conservation and research -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Otuquis Integrated Management Natural Area. Downloaded from on 27/09/2022.