ES017
Cape Busto-Luanco


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1ii, C1, C2, C3, C6 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 40,320 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
A rocky stretch of coast with cliffs and scattered islets close to the shore, and estuaries with mudflats.

Key biodiversity
This is an important passage and wintering area for waders and breeding site for seabirds.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape Busto-Luanco. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/11/2019.