Reserva Natural Semillas de Agua

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
Black-thighed Puffleg Eriocnemis derbyi NT resident 2004-2007 50-249 individuals A1
Carunculated Caracara Phalcoboenus carunculatus LC resident - common A2
Indigo-winged Parrot Hapalopsittaca fuertesi EN resident 2004-2007 < 50 individuals A1
Stout-billed Cinclodes Cinclodes excelsior LC resident - common A2
Stolzmann's Tanager Urothraupis stolzmanni LC resident - common A2

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)
Reserva Natural Semillas de Agua (Paramo de los Valles) Natural Reserve 3,000 is identical to site 3,000
Anaime-Chili Parques Naturales Regionales 12,946 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Polylepis woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Artificial/Terrestrial Improved pasture land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
rangeland/pastureland -
nature conservation and research -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Reserva Natural Semillas de Agua. Downloaded from on 31/03/2023.