Toledo mountains-Cabañeros

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 324,500 ha

Protection status:

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 high not assessed low
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Site description
In the mountains the vegetation comprises large expanses of sclerophyllous scrub, areas of dense maquis, and small Quercus woodlands. In the plains there are extensive dehesas and grasslands.

Key biodiversity
Breeding birds include four of the 20 species in Europe that are restricted to the Mediterranean biome (when breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Toledo mountains-Cabañeros. Downloaded from on 12/08/2020.