A range of hills to the east of Alcalá de los Gazules. The site includes some large Quercus woodlands and areas of scrub. The main human activities are livestock-farming, hunting and cork harvesting (`Other' land-use, below).
This is an important site for breeding raptors and passage migrants. It is also a major migratory bottleneck, where 20,000 storks and raptors regularly pass. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila adalberti (non-breeding).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cabras, Aljibe and Montecoche mountain range. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/08/2022.