Tordesillas-Mota del Marqués

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis LC resident 2010 10-40 breeding pairs C2, C6
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata LC resident 2009 - C6
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata LC winter 2008 20-80 individuals C6
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2002 40-70 individuals A1, C1, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2010 60-90 individuals A1, C1
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus LC breeding 2010 20-50 breeding pairs C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT winter 2008 70-100 individuals A1, C1

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
urban/industrial/transport -
water management -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tordesillas-Mota del Marqués. Downloaded from on 30/05/2020.