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Jerez de los Caballeros dehesas


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The site contains large areas of Quercus-dominated dehesas, which form mature woodland in some areas. Human activities include widespread livestock-farming and cork harvesting (`Other' land-use, below).



Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding Ciconia nigra and raptors.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
There is some disturbance of breeding species, especially Ciconia nigra, by livestock and farmers.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jerez de los Caballeros dehesas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/04/2019.