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Tierra de Campos steppes


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Large plains dominated by arable cultivation with some grasslands. The site includes La Nava lagoon.



Key biodiversity
The site holds steppic species at high densities.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Available habitat for steppic species is being reduced by changes of land-use and agricultural intensification, particularly following irrigation. A zonal plan exists for the site.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tierra de Campos steppes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2020.