Arribes del Duero-Fermoselle

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 56,705 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 medium not assessed high
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Site description
An area of granitic cliffs along the River Duero. The slopes covered in Quercus woodland, sclerophyllous scrub and grassland. The main human activities are arable cultivation and livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting raptors and breeding Ciconia nigra.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Arribes del Duero-Fermoselle. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.