Llanos de Plasencia

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-bellied Sandgrouse Pterocles orientalis LC resident 2010 63-215 breeding pairs B2, C2
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata LC resident 2010 19-1,653 breeding pairs B2, C2
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT non-breeding 2010 min 60 individuals A1, C1
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2009 min 87 breeding pairs C2

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Monte Alto y Siete Cabezos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,729 protected area overlaps with site 0

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Llanos de Plasencia. Downloaded from on 08/12/2021.