An area of dry, cultivated plains with grasslands, small patches of Quercus woodland and dehesas. The main human activities are cereal and livestock-farming, hunting, and some mining.
This is an important area for wintering Grus grus and for breeding steppic species.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Azuaga-Llerena-Peraleda de Zaucejo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/04/2019.