ES301
Borbollón reservoir


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, C1, C2 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 48,400 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

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 (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Borbollón reservoir. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/05/2019.