Canalizos mountain range (Saceruela)

Site description (2000 baseline):

Site location and context
An area of dehesa, scrub and Quercus woodland. The main human activity is livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding raptors.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is from afforestation.

Protected areas
National None International Partial23,545 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Sierra de los Canalizos, 24,135 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Canalizos mountain range (Saceruela). Downloaded from on 03/12/2023.