Estepas arbustivas del Sur de Buenos Aires

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 breeding 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A1
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis NT resident 2001-2003 250-999 individuals A1
Magellanic Plover Pluvianellus socialis NT passage 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1
Yellow Cardinal Gubernatrix cristata EN breeding 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)
Bahía San Blas Refugio de Vida Silvestre 121,913 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Estepas arbustivas del Sur de Buenos Aires. Downloaded from on 27/03/2023.