IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 69,458 ha
|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2007||very high||not assessed||medium|
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A mountainous area in the Cordillera Cantábrica with limestone cliffs, Quercus and Fagus woodland, and alpine grasslands grazed by cattle. The site also includes five protected lakes.
This is an important site for cliff-nesting and forest species.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fuentes Carrionas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/03/2023.