Reserva Nacional de Paracas IBA

Location:Peru
Area:827,803 acres (335,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A2, A3, A4i, A4ii
Website:View website
Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Charadrius alticola (Puna Plover) 
Cinclodes taczanowskii (Peruvian Seaside Cinclodes)A2, A3
Diomedea epomophora (Royal Albatross)A1
Geositta peruviana (Coastal Miner)A2
Larosterna inca (Inca Tern)A3
Lessonia oreas (Andean Negrito) 
Leucophaeus modestus (Grey Gull)A3
Macronectes giganteus (Southern Giant Petrel)A1
Metriopelia ceciliae (Bare-faced Ground Dove) 
Oceanodroma hornbyi (Hornby's Storm Petrel) 
Oceanodroma markhami (Markham's Storm-Petrel) 
Pelecanoides garnotii (Peruvian Diving Petrel)A1, A4ii
Pelecanus thagus (Peruvian Pelican) 
Phalacrocorax gaimardi (red-legged cormorant)A1
Phoebastria irrorata (Waved Albatross)A1
Phoenicopterus chilensis (Chilean Flamingo)A1
Plegadis ridgwayi (Puna Ibis) 
Procellaria aequinoctialis (White-chinned Petrel)A1
Procellaria cinerea (Pediunker)A1
Pterodroma cookii (Cook's Petrel)A1
Pterodroma phaeopygia (Galapagos Petrel)A1
Puffinus bulleri (Buller's Shearwater)A1
Puffinus creatopus (Pink-footed Shearwater)A1
Sicalis raimondii (Raimondi's Yellow Finch) 
Spheniscus humboldti (Humboldt Penguin)A1
Sporophila simplex (Drab Seedeater)A2
Sternula lorata (Peruvian Tern)A1, A4i
Sula variegata (Peruvian Booby) 
Thalassarche melanophris (Black-browed Albatross)A1
Thalasseus elegans (Elegant Tern)A1
Tryngites subruficollis (Buff-breasted Sandpiper)A1
Vultur gryphus (Andean Condor)A1
Xenospingus concolor (Slender-billed Finch) 

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263