IT178
Central Campidano


Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 34,100 ha

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
The central area of the largest lowland in Sardinia, including the villages of Sanluri, Sardana and Uras. The site is dominated by steppe- grassland on basalt bedrock, crossed by numerous streams. The main land-uses are agriculture and hunting.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding site for Tetrax tetrax.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Central Campidano. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2022.