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Location Chile, Región de Antofagasta
Central coordinates 67o 18.00' West  23o 1.01' South
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 6,786 ha
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 breeding  1988  5,000 individuals  unknown  A1, A4i  Near Threatened 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Salar de Tara. Downloaded from on 28/10/2016

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