West Andévalo

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
Red-legged Partridge Alectoris rufa LC resident 1996 20,000 breeding pairs B2
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2010 min 405 individuals A1, C1, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2010 min 24 individuals C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 1996 4-5 breeding pairs B1i, C2, C6
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus LC non-breeding 1996 300 individuals B1iii, C2
Cinereous Vulture Aegypius monachus NT non-breeding 1996 50 individuals A1, B1iii, C1, C2
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti VU non-breeding 1996 4-6 individuals A1, C1

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 Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Andévalo Occidental Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 52,901 protected area overlaps with site 13,366


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Scrub -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Forestry plantations -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: West Andévalo. Downloaded from on 12/12/2019.