Site description (2000 baseline):
Site location and context
An upland area of scrub and grassland. The main human activity is livestock-farming.
The site is one of the most important for Chersophilus duponti
in the Iberian peninsula.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from afforestation, agricultural intensification and illegal hunting.
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Layna high moors. Downloaded from
https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/layna-high-moors-iba-spain on 22/02/2024.