Campo de Calatrava

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
An undulating area with scrub surrounded by intensive cereal cultivation, olive-groves and vineyards.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for steppic species.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The restoration of old buildings, therefore destroying nesting sites for Falco naumanni, is the most important threat (`Other' threats, above).

Protected areas
National None International Low6,545 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Campo de Calatrava, 6,545 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Campo de Calatrava. Downloaded from on 22/09/2023.