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Location Chile, Región de Los Lagos
Central coordinates 72o 50.13' West  41o 30.17' South
IBA criteria A4i
Area 874 ha
Altitude
Year of IBA assessment 2010

Comité Nacional Pro Defensa de la Flora y Fauna (Affiliate)



Site description Localidad en cercanía de la ciudad de Puerto Montt, zona intermareal con sedimentos y pastizales, con presencia de aves migratorias del hemisferio norte y austral.Presencia de alga gracillaria

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica non-breeding  2010  7,000 individuals  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 
Whimbrel Numenius phaeopus winter  2008  850 individuals  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 

Protection status No existe ninguna forma legal de protección

Acknowledgements Luis Espinosa, Andreas Von Meyer, censos Wetlands International

References Luis Espinosa, Andreas Von Meyer, censos Wetlands International

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Desembocadura del Río Chamiza,Coihuin-Pelluco. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/07/2014

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