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Ceuta


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 Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 2009 min 400 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC passage 2009 min 5,000 individuals B1i, C2
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii VU passage 2000 400-500 individuals A1, C1
Audouin's Gull Larus audouinii VU winter 2009 min 400 individuals A1, C1
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN passage 2009 min 300 individuals A1, B1iii, C1, C2
Griffon Vulture Gyps fulvus LC passage 2009 min 1,000 individuals A4ii, B1iii, C2
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 2009 min 36,000 individuals A4iv, B1iv, C5

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zona marítimo-terrestre del Monte Hacho Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 872 protected area overlaps with site 0
Calamocarro-Benzú Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 602 protected area overlaps with site 602
Calamocarro-Benzú Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 602 protected area overlaps with site 0
Acantilados del Monte Hacho Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 33 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Coastline Shingle & stony beaches, Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
Artificial/Terrestrial Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations, Other urban and industrial areas -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
military -
urban/industrial/transport -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ceuta. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/08/2022.