Borbollón reservoir

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C2 (2011)
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Area: 48,400 ha

Protection status:


Site description
This site comprises a reservoir surrounded by dehesa, non-irrigated arable land and grassland. There is a wooded island in the reservoir. The main human activities are livestock-grazing and hunting.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for post-breeding Ciconia nigra, breeding herons and wintering Grus grus.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Borbollón reservoir. Downloaded from on 27/01/2021.