Alcudia valley and mountain range

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 219,654 ha


Site description
The site consists of a wide valley dominated by pastures, some dehesas and a mountainous area with cliffs, scrub and maquis. Human activities include agriculture, livestock-grazing, lead mining and game hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for upland birds, particularly raptors, and steppic species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Alcudia valley and mountain range. Downloaded from on 31/01/2023.