Alcubierre and Sigena mountain ranges

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1iii, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 65,340 ha


Site description (2000 baseline)
An eroded range of hills dominated by sclerophyllous scrub and dry grassland, with Juniperus and Pinus forest. The main human activity is livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Alcubierre and Sigena mountain ranges. Downloaded from on 22/02/2024.