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Cerrato high moor


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
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 1996 min 200 breeding pairs A1, C1, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2010 40-190 individuals A1, C1
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC resident 1992 min 100 breeding pairs C6
Booted Eagle Hieraaetus pennatus LC breeding 1996 min 30 breeding pairs B2

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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Riberas Del Río Pisuerga y Afluentes Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,278 protected area overlaps with site 246
Riberas Del Río Arlanza y Afluentes Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,216 protected area overlaps with site 217
Montes Torozos y Páramos de Torquemada-Astudillo Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 23,000 protected area overlaps with site 2,390
Montes Del Cerrato Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12,162 protected area overlaps with site 11,540

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cerrato high moor. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/09/2020.