IBA criteria met: A1, A3, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 1,325 ha
Site description (baseline)
A small archipelago, to the south-east of Mallorca, formed by two main islands and many rocky islets. Mediterranean scrub and small Pinus woodlands occur on the largest islands. The main human activities are military and fishing.
Breeding birds include four of the 20 species in Europe that are restricted to the Mediterranean biome (when breeding).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Archipelago of Cabrera. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1893 on 08/06/2023.