Ayllón mountain range

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 183,678 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 very high unfavourable negligible
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Site description
A massif at the eastern end of the Sistema Central mountains. The dominant vegetation is sclerophyllous scrub with small Quercus and Fagus woods and extensive Pinus plantations. Hunting and forestry are the most important human activities.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ayllón mountain range. Downloaded from on 02/02/2023.