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Location Chile, Región de Coquimbo
Central coordinates 71o 32.00' West  29o 34.70' South
IBA criteria A1, A4ii
Area 10 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
Humboldt Penguin Spheniscus humboldti breeding  2008-2009  700 individuals  unknown  A1, A4ii  Vulnerable 
Peruvian Diving-petrel Pelecanoides garnotii non-breeding  2000  120 breeding pairs  unknown  A1, A4ii  Endangered 
Peruvian Booby Sula variegata unknown  2003  18,000 individuals  unknown  A4ii  Least Concern 
Neotropic Cormorant Phalacrocorax brasilianus unknown  2003  50 individuals  unknown    Least Concern 
Guanay Cormorant Phalacrocorax bougainvillii unknown  2003  14 individuals  unknown    Near Threatened 
Red-legged Cormorant Phalacrocorax gaimardi unknown  2003  12 individuals  unknown    Near Threatened 
Kelp Gull Larus dominicanus unknown  2003  2,000 individuals  unknown    Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Islotes Pajaros. Downloaded from on 19/04/2014

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