Cazorla and Segura mountain ranges

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 249,499 ha


Site description (2000 baseline)
Mountains with cliffs, extensive Pinus forests, small Quercus woodlands, grasslands and extensive areas of scrub. The main human activities are game hunting, forestry, sheep-grazing, apiculture (`Other' land-use, below) and tourism.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Cazorla and Segura mountain ranges. Downloaded from on 02/10/2023.