|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2005||low||not assessed||not assessed|
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This area is domined for evergreen woodlands of oak (quercus) and holds a wide diversity of biotopes. The relief is soft and increases from west to east. The greatest elevated point is located in Serra da Laranjeira. It is important River Divor that cross all the area.The site includes "Herdade da Mata and Herdade das Lages".There is an intense influence of forestry activities.
Important for a number of breeding diurnal raptors (milvus migrans, buteo buteo, circus pygargus and hieraaetus pennatus) breeding nocturnal raptors (tyto alba, strix aluco and otus scops) and breeding herons (capped heron, white heron) and platalea leucorodia. Also there are an interesting variety of passerines associated to River Divor.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Arraiolos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/10/2020.