A plain to the south-east of Coria crossed by a small range of hills. Most of the area is dehesa with areas of arable land, scrub, grassland, Quercus woodland and Pinus and Eucalyptus plantations. The main human activity is livestock-farming.
This is an important site for forest- and cliff-nesting raptors.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are afforestation, irrigation of crops, the erection of powerlines, and water-management schemes.