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An estuary between Cape Ortegal and the Estaca de Bares. It includes marine areas, wide intertidal mudflats, a belt of halophytic vegetation, and some islets.
This is an important site for breeding seabirds and passage and wintering waders.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape Candelaria-Ortigueira estuary-Cape Estaca de Bares. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/12/2021.