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Location Chile, Región de La Araucanía
Central coordinates 72o 35.28' West  38o 43.48' South
IBA criteria A2
Area 90 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
Chilean Pigeon Patagioenas araucana unknown  2008  unknown  A2  Least Concern 
Slender-billed Parakeet Enicognathus leptorhynchus unknown  2008  unknown  A2  Least Concern 
Black-throated Huet-huet Pteroptochos tarnii unknown  2008  unknown  A2  Least Concern 
Ochre-flanked Tapaculo Eugralla paradoxa unknown  2008  unknown  A2  Least Concern 

IBA Monitoring

2015 high near favourable medium
Habitat
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Pollution air-borne pollutants - type unknown/unrecorded happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Pollution excess energy - noise pollution happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low

Forest   91 91 100 moderate (70-90%) near favourable

Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation  A management plan exists but it is out of date or not comprehensive  Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity  medium 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Cerro Ñielol Natural Monument 90 is identical to site 90  

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Monumento Natural Cerro Ñielol. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/05/2016

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