Boumort mountains

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 54,000 ha


Site description
A rugged area of limestone rock and a narrow gorge. The vegetation consists of Pinus forest, scrub and alpine grasslands. The main human activities are game hunting, forestry, apiculture (`Other' land-use, below) and some livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting raptors and forest birds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boumort mountains. Downloaded from on 01/12/2021.