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Location Chile, Región de Magallanes y la Antártica Chilena
Central coordinates 70o 21.05' West  52o 56.46' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 75 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
Magellanic Penguin Spheniscus magellanicus breeding  2008  12,000 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 

IBA Monitoring

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

Transportation and service corridors shipping lanes happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) slow but significant deterioration low

Grassland   110 110 100 good (> 90%) favourable
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   32 32 100 good (> 90%) favourable

Little/none of site covered (<10%)  No management planning has taken place  Very little or no conservation action taking place  negligible 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   -
Grassland   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Monumento Natural Isla Contramaestre. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/08/2016

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