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.
This is an important site for upland birds, particularly raptors, and steppic species.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Alcudia valley and mountain range. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/05/2019.