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Location Chile, Región de Magallanes y la Antártica Chilena
Central coordinates 69o 8.74' West  52o 42.48' South
IBA criteria A4i, A4iii
Area 58,946 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
Hudsonian Godwit Limosa haemastica winter  2008  4,500-10,500 individuals  unknown  A4i  Least Concern 
Red Knot Calidris canutus winter  2008  13,000 individuals  unknown  A4i  Near Threatened 
A4iii Species group - waterbirds winter  2008  20,000-49,999 individuals  unknown  A4iii   

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
Bahía Lomas Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar) 58,946 is identical to site 58,946  

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Bahía Lomas. Downloaded from on 12/02/2016

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