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Location Chile, Región de Antofagasta
Central coordinates 67o 47.45' West  23o 45.32' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 1,650 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 Tinamou Tinamotis pentlandii unknown  2008  common [units unknown]    Least Concern 
Puna Teal Anas puna unknown  2008  common [units unknown]    Least Concern 
Andean Flamingo Phoenicoparrus andinus unknown  2008  unknown [units unknown]    Vulnerable 
Horned Coot Fulica cornuta resident  2008  common [units unknown]  A1  Near Threatened 
Andean Avocet Recurvirostra andina unknown  2008  common [units unknown]    Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Laguna Miscanti y Meñique. Downloaded from on 19/04/2014

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