Current view: Text account
Year of compilation: 2000
An isolated massif that has been subject to deforestation. Some Quercus, Fagus
forests remain on the northern slopes. The main human activities are livestock-farming and hunting.
This is an important site for cliff-nesting species.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from logging, a dam project and forest fires. A management plan exists for the Natural Park.
None9,848 ha of IBA covered by Natural Park (Dehesa del Moncayo, 9,848 ha).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Moncayo mountain range. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 31/03/2023.