Andean Flamingo © Omar Rocha

The populations of the two species of Andean Flamingos Phoenicopterus andinus and P. jamesi are included in Appendix I of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS). An MoU aimed at improving the conservation status of the species and their habitats was concluded among the range states during COP9 on 4 December 2008.

Last updated on 03 April 2014

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Birds