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Location Chile, Región de Antofagasta
Central coordinates 68o 9.98' West  23o 23.31' South
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 73,986 ha
Altitude
Year of IBA assessment 2010

Comité Nacional Pro Defensa de la Flora y Fauna (Affiliate)



Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Puna Flamingo Phoenicoparrus jamesi unknown  1980  814 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 
Andean Flamingo Phoenicoparrus andinus unknown  1980  1,500 individuals  unknown  A1, A4i  Vulnerable 
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis unknown  1980  830 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Los Flamencos National Reserve 73,987 protected area contains site 73,986  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Reserva Nacional Los Flamencos - Soncor. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/07/2014

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