ES229
Jaén countryside


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 35,500 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
An area of cereal crops and olive-groves.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for steppic species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax (resident) and Otis tarda (breeding).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jaén countryside. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/04/2019.