ES086
Areta, Archuba and Zariquieta mountain ranges


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 19,500 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
Two mountainous areas to the east of Pamplona, with limestone cliffs, Pinus woodland, grassland and scrub. The main human activities are livestock-farming, hunting and forestry.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting raptors and forest birds.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Areta, Archuba and Zariquieta mountain ranges. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/12/2019.