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Location Chile, Aysén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo
Central coordinates 75o 5.00' West  44o 50.98' South
IBA criteria A1, A4ii, A4iii
Area 10,625 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
Black-browed Albatross Thalassarche melanophris non-breeding  2009  180 individuals  good  A1  Near Threatened 
Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea breeding  2009  55,000 individuals  good  A1, A4ii  Near Threatened 
Peruvian Diving-petrel Pelecanoides garnotii unknown  2007  97 individuals  good  A1  Endangered 
A4iii Species group - seabirds breeding  2009  55,000 individuals  good  A4iii   

IBA Monitoring

2015 low favourable low
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

No known threats no known threats happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Forest   7400 7400 100 good (> 90%) favourable
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   2750 2750 100 good (> 90%) favourable
Wetlands (inland)   350 350 100 good (> 90%) favourable

Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation  No management plan exists but the management planning process has begun  Very little or no conservation action taking place  low 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   -
Forest   -
Wetlands (inland)   -

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