The central area of the largest lowland in Sardinia, including the villages of Sanluri, Sardana and Uras. The site is dominated by steppe- grassland on basalt bedrock, crossed by numerous streams. The main land-uses are agriculture and hunting.
An important breeding site for Tetrax tetrax.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are fires started for stubble-burning, water pollution, building of new roads, and urbanization.
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BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Central Campidano. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2020.