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Tierra de Campiñas steppes


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Black-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis LC resident 2005 200-250 breeding pairs B2, C2, C6
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata LC resident 2005 10-15 breeding pairs C6
Common Crane Grus grus LC winter 2007 min 1,402 individuals B1i, C2
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT winter 2003 min 1,000 individuals A1, B2, C1, C6
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2003 156-194 individuals A1, B2, C1, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2009 min 600 individuals A1, B2, C1, C2, C6
Burhinus oedicnemus NR resident 2005 min 100 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2009 1-50 breeding pairs B3, C2, C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT winter 2003 min 1,500 individuals A1, A4ii, B1iii, C1, C2
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2005 3-146 breeding pairs B2, C2, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 very high not assessed negligible
Was the whole site covered? No State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information poor

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Pollution domestic & urban waste water - sewage happening now whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration very high
Pollution garbage & solid waste happening now some of area/population (10-49%) moderate to rapid deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors roads and railroads likely in long term (beyond 4 years) whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration high
Transportation and service corridors utility & service lines likely in long term (beyond 4 years) whole area/population (>90%) very rapid to severe deterioration high

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Tierra De Campiñas Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 22,698 protected area overlaps with site 129,611
Riberas Del Río Duero y Afluentes Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,594 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Llanuras Del Guareña Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 75 protected area is adjacent to site 0
La Nava-Rueda Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 15,443 protected area overlaps with site 6,475
Humedales De Los Arenales Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,328 protected area overlaps with site 1,993
Campos De Alba Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 9,736 protected area overlaps with site 6,734

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land, Ruderal land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
forestry -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tierra de Campiñas steppes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/04/2019.