Cape Freu-Cape Farrutx

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 500 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A rocky section of coast at the north-eastern tip of Mallorca with high limestone cliffs and Mediterranean scrub.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding seabirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii (20-25 breeding pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape Freu-Cape Farrutx. Downloaded from on 30/09/2020.