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Location Chile, Región de Los Lagos
Central coordinates 74o 3.60' West  41o 49.34' South
IBA criteria A1
Area 232 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
Pink-footed Shearwater Ardenna creatopus non-breeding  2009-2010  100 individuals  poor  A1  Vulnerable 
Sooty Shearwater Ardenna grisea non-breeding  2010  6,200 individuals  poor  A1  Near Threatened 

IBA Monitoring

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

Biological resource use fishing & harvesting aquatic resources - unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale happening now small area/few individuals (<10%) no or imperceptible deterioration low

Marine Coastal/Supratidal   232 232 100 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)
Marine Coastal/Supratidal   -

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2016) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Guabún. Downloaded from on 23/10/2016

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