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Location Chile, Región de Arica y Parinacota
Central coordinates 70o 19.66' West  18o 29.59' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 11 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
Peruvian Pelican Pelecanus thagus unknown  50-249 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 
Elegant Tern Thalasseus elegans unknown  60 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 
Inca Tern Larosterna inca unknown  1,500 individuals  unknown  A1  Near Threatened 

IBA Monitoring

2015 high unfavourable low
Medium - based upon reliable but incomplete / partially representative data

Climate change and severe weather habitat shifting and alteration likely in short term (within 4 years) whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high
Residential and commercial development tourism and recreation areas happening now whole area/population (>90%) slow but significant deterioration high

Marine Coastal/Supratidal   11 9 82 moderate (70-90%) unfavourable

Little/none of site covered (<10%)  No management plan exists but the management planning process has begun  Substantive conservation measures are being implemented but these are not comprehensive and are limited by resources and capacity  low 


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

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Paradero de aves Roquerios de Laucho y Lisera. Downloaded from on 26/10/2016

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