IBA criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 23,745 ha
Site description (baseline)
A low mountain range to the north of Málaga. The IBA has been largely deforested, with some patches of Quercus and Pinus woodland. The slopes are heavily cultivated with perennial crops. Remaining areas are dominated by scrub.
This is an important area for cliff-nesting raptors.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Antequera mountain range-El Chorro. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1874 on 04/06/2023.