San Lucas

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
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1
Tawny Tit-spinetail Sylviorthorhynchus yanacensis LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1
Maquis Canastero Asthenes heterura LC resident 2007 50-249 individuals A1
Tucuman Mountain-finch Poospiza baeri VU resident 2007 50-249 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)
Quebrada de Humahuaca Paisaje Protegido 541,765 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Las Yungas UNESCO-MAB Biosphere Reserve 1,350,000 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: San Lucas. Downloaded from on 13/08/2022.