IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6 (2011)
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Area: 2,539 ha
An area of saltpans surrounded by artificial freshwater and brackish ponds with dense plant cover.
This is an important site for breeding and wintering waterbirds.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Santa Pola salt-pans. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/03/2023.