Inacaliri - Linzor - El Tatio

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2010

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Puna Tinamou Tinamotis pentlandii LC resident 2008 present A3
Puna Teal Spatula puna LC unknown 2008 present A3
Puna Miner Geositta punensis LC resident 2008 present A3
Rock Earthcreeper Ochetorhynchus andaecola LC resident 2008 present A3
Andean Negrito Lessonia oreas LC unknown 2008 present A3
Bright-rumped Yellow-finch Sicalis uropigyalis LC resident 2008 present A3
Red-backed Sierra-finch Ephippiospingus dorsalis LC resident 2008 present A3

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 Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2015 low favourable negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by Habitat
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now whole area/population (>90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Condition of habitat (state)
Habitat Habitat Detail Reference Area (ha) Actual Area (ha) % of habitat remaining % of carrying capacity (overall) Result
Wetlands (inland) 6379 6379 - good (> 90%) favourable

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Inacaliri - Linzor - El Tatio. Downloaded from on 25/06/2022.