ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT PROFILE
PROTECTION STATUS: Endangered
YEAR LISTED: 2010
RANGE: The Vitor and Azapa valleys in the extreme northern portion of Chile
THREATS: Habitat loss, primarily due to the planting of olive and citrus groves; poisoning by Dimethoate; and possible competition from the Peruvian sheartail
POPULATION TREND: This bird’s population is declining.
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