ES324
Archipelago of Cabrera


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A3, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 10,000 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
A small archipelago, to the south-east of Mallorca, formed by two main islands and many rocky islets. Mediterranean scrub and small Pinus woodlands occur on the largest islands. The main human activities are military and fishing.

Key biodiversity
Breeding birds include four of the 20 species in Europe that are restricted to the Mediterranean biome (when breeding).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Archipelago of Cabrera. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2017.