Coast of Esquinzo-Puertito de Los Molinos

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Sea cliffs along the western coast of Fuerteventura.

Key biodiversity
The site also holds breeding Apus unicolor and Corvus corax.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Disturbance caused by tourists and fishermen, and illegal hunting are the main threats to the site.

Protected areas
National Partial International Partial30 ha of IBA covered by Rural Park (Betancuria, 16,544 ha). 30 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Betancuria, 15,538 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Coast of Esquinzo-Puertito de Los Molinos. Downloaded from on 26/03/2023.