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Azuaga-Llerena-Peraleda de Zaucejo


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Crane Grus grus LC winter 2010 12,000-15,000 individuals A4i, B1i, C2
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2005 min 2,000 individuals A1, B2, C1, C2, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2003 min 850 individuals A1, B2, C1, C2, C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 2008 min 14 individuals B1i, C2
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti VU non-breeding 2010 min 30 individuals A1, B2, C1, C2
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti VU resident 2006 1 breeding pairs C2
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2007 min 102 breeding pairs B3, C2, C6
Red Kite Milvus milvus NT winter 2005 min 100 individuals A1, C1
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2002 595-720 breeding pairs A4ii, B1iii, B2, C2, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Sierras de Bienvenida y la Capitana Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 481 protected area contained by site 262
Sierra de Alanís Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,482 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Río Zújar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 108 protected area overlaps with site 5
Río Matachel Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,441 protected area overlaps with site 591
Río Bembezar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,102 protected area overlaps with site 883
Guadiato-Bembezar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 114,344 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Colonias de Cernícalo Primilla de LLerena Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 208 protected area overlaps with site 7
Colonias de Cernícalo Primilla de Fuente de Cantos Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 13,324 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Campiña sur - Embalse de Arroyo Conejos Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,123 protected area contained by site 44,928
Alto Guadiato Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 200 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Azuaga-Llerena-Peraleda de Zaucejo. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/04/2019.