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Location Chile, Región de Coquimbo
Central coordinates 71o 34.50' West  29o 1.96' South
IBA criteria A1, A4ii
Area 507 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
Humboldt Penguin Spheniscus humboldti breeding  2003  7,000 breeding pairs  unknown  A1, A4ii  Vulnerable 
Peruvian Diving-petrel Pelecanoides garnotii unknown  2003  65 individuals  medium  A1  Endangered 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Isla Chañaral. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/09/2014

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