An area of steppe vegetation, amongst large areas of cereal cultivation, in the semi-arid region of Los Monegros.
This is an important area for steppic species, particularly breeding Pterocles alchata. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax (11-40 resident individuals).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ballobar-Candasnos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.