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Location Chile, Aysén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo
Central coordinates 72o 52.72' West  47o 19.65' South
IBA criteria A1, A4i
Area 0 ha
Altitude 92 - 620m
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
Upland Goose Chloephaga picta unknown  2009  2,000-3,000 individuals  unknown    Least Concern 
Ashy-headed Goose Chloephaga poliocephala unknown  2009  2,500 individuals  poor  A4i  Least Concern 
Spectacled Duck Speculanas specularis unknown  2009  present [units unknown]    Near Threatened 
Chilean Flamingo Phoenicopterus chilensis unknown  2009  100 individuals  poor  A1  Near Threatened 
Andean Condor Vultur gryphus unknown  2009  15-45 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 
Fuegian Snipe Gallinago stricklandii unknown  present [units unknown]    Near Threatened 


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Cliffs, rocky shores & islets (freshwater); Rivers  -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Baker River Wetlands. Downloaded from on 21/04/2014

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