Sierra de Ambato

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
Rothschild's Swift Cypseloides rothschildi NT resident 2007 present A1
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus VU breeding 2007 250-999 individuals A1
Tucuman Amazon Amazona tucumana VU resident 2007 250-999 individuals A1
Tucuman Mountain-finch Poospiza baeri VU resident 2007 present 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.

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sierra de Ambato. Downloaded from on 26/06/2022.