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Parque Nacional Lago Puelo - Parque Provincial Río Turbio


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
Chilean Pigeon Patagioenas araucana LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A2, A3
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus NT resident 2007 < 50 individuals A1
Rufous-tailed Hawk Buteo ventralis VU breeding 2007 < 50 individuals A1, A3
Magellanic Woodpecker Campephilus magellanicus LC resident 2007 present A3
Austral Parakeet Enicognathus ferrugineus LC resident 2007 present A3
Black-throated Huet-huet Pteroptochos tarnii LC breeding 2007 50-249 individuals A2, A3
Chucao Tapaculo Scelorchilus rubecula LC breeding 2007 50-249 individuals A2, A3
Ochre-flanked Tapaculo Eugralla paradoxa LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A2, A3
Magellanic Tapaculo Scytalopus magellanicus LC resident 2007 present A3
White-throated Treerunner Pygarrhichas albogularis LC resident 2007 present A3
Thorn-tailed Rayadito Aphrastura spinicauda LC resident 2007 present A3
Des Murs's Wiretail Sylviorthorhynchus desmurii LC resident 2007 present A3
Patagonian Tyrant Colorhamphus parvirostris LC resident 2007 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.

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


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Río Turbio Parque Provincial y Reserva Forestal 50,000 protected area contained by site 50,000
Lago Puelo Parque Nacional 19,247 protected area overlaps with site 18,100
Lago Puelo Reserva Nacional 8,428 protected area contained by site 0
El Puelo Reserva Forestal 60 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cerro Currumahuida Reserva Forestal 3,250 protected area overlaps with site 0
Andino Norpatagónica UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 2,266,900 protected area contains site 0


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parque Nacional Lago Puelo - Parque Provincial Río Turbio. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2020.