Site description (2000 baseline)
A reservoir on the River Guadiana surrounded by areas of sclerophyllous scrub, Quercus woodland, Pinus plantations, dehesas, pasture and non-irrigated arable cultivation.
This is an important site for breeding raptors and Ciconia nigra.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Cijara reservoir. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/cijara-reservoir-iba-spain on 04/10/2023.