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Alto Guadiato


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
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2010 min 242 individuals A1, C1
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2010 min 109 individuals A1, C1, C6

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Río Zújar Zona de Importancia Comunitaria ZIC (ZEPA/ZEC) 0 protected area overlaps with site 0
Río Zújar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 690 protected area overlaps with site 0
Alto Guadiato Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 33,964 protected area overlaps with site 15,088
Alto Guadiato Zona de Importancia Comunitaria ZIC (ZEPA/ZEC) 0 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Alto Guadiato. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 09/08/2020.