Chaco Owl Strix chacoensis

Family: Strigidae (Typical Owls)

Authority: Cherrie & Reichenberger, 1921

Red List Category

Criteria: A4c

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Justification of Red List category
This species is declining due to forest loss throughout its range. The rate of decline has been estimated at 27% over three generations (28.8 years). The species is therefore listed as Near Threatened.

Population size: unknown

Population trend: decreasing

Extent of occurrence (breeding/resident): 883,000 km2

Country endemic: no

Realm - Neotropical
IUCN Ecosystem -- Freshwater biome
IUCN Ecosystem -- Terrestrial biome

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Species factsheet: Strix chacoensis. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/chaco-owl-strix-chacoensis on 01/03/2024.
Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2024) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org on 01/03/2024.