Coastal cliffs with higher areas dominated by scrub and small patches of Pinus halepensis and Juniperus phoenicea forest. The southern area of the cape has practically no vegetation. The main human activities are agriculture and hunting.
An important site for breeding seabirds, particularly Puffinus yelkouan.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape Barbaria. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/10/2020.