Azuaga-Llerena-Peraleda de Zaucejo

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 156,442 ha


Site description
An area of dry, cultivated plains with grasslands, small patches of Quercus woodland and dehesas. The main human activities are cereal and livestock-farming, hunting, and some mining.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for wintering Grus grus and for breeding steppic species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Azuaga-Llerena-Peraleda de Zaucejo. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.