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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 23,000 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
Ashy-headed Goose Chloephaga poliocephala unknown  2009  2,500 individuals  poor  A4i  Least Concern 
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 


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Baker River Wetlands. Downloaded from on 10/02/2016

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