Ribadesella-Tina Mayor

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: B3, C6 (2011)
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Area: 10,027 ha

IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2008 not assessed very high low
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Site description (2000 baseline)
The site includes a 45-km stretch of coastal cliffs and several small islets. The vegetation is mainly grassland with areas of deciduous woodland. The main human activities are fishing and forestry.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for breeding, wintering and passage seabirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ribadesella-Tina Mayor. Downloaded from on 26/02/2024.