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Location Chile, Aysén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo
Central coordinates 71o 44.10' West  46o 16.79' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 120 ha
Altitude 401 - 521m
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 Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis unknown  150-200 adults only  poor  A1  Near Threatened 

IBA Monitoring

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

Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Grassland   50 50 100 moderate (70-90%) near favourable
Shrubland   53 53 100 moderate (70-90%) near favourable
Wetlands (inland)   17 17 100 good (> 90%) favourable

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


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland)   -
Grassland   -
Shrubland   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Pollolla Lagoon. Downloaded from on 28/10/2016

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