IBA criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 14,832 ha
Site description (baseline)
An area of irrigated rice and cereal cultivation crossed by three gullies with reedbeds (Phragmites). A small area of natural steppe vegetation remains.
This is an important site for breeding waders, raptors and passage Grus grus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Cinca river rice fields and steppe area. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1947 on 28/05/2023.