Parque Nacional Lihue Calel

IBA Justification

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 at site IBA criteria triggered
Greater Rhea Rhea americana NT resident 2001-2004 50-249 individuals A1
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis NT non-breeding 2007 2,500-9,999 individuals A1, A4i
Crowned Solitary Eagle Buteogallus coronatus EN resident 2001-2005 < 50 individuals A1
Yellow Cardinal Gubernatrix cristata EN resident 2001-2003 < 50 individuals A1

Note: The current IUCN Red List category may differ from the category that was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment.

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IBA Protection

Protected area (PA) PA designation PA area (ha) Relationship of PA with IBA Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
Lihué Calel Parque Nacional 32,500 protected area contained by site 0
Lihue Calel National Park 0 is identical to site 32,000

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Parque Nacional Lihue Calel. Downloaded from on 05/06/2023.