Layna high moors

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An upland area of scrub and grassland. The main human activity is livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
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.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Layna high moors. Downloaded from on 29/03/2023.