Year of compilation: 2000
Plains to the south-east of Badajoz with grasslands, dehesas and some non-irrigated cereal cultivation. There is an endorreic lagoon complex.
This is an important area for breeding steppic species, resident and wintering raptors and wintering Grus grus
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
New irrigation schemes and a new powerline are the main threats.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Olivenza-La Albuera. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2019.