Cinco Villas ponds

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2011)
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Area: 863 ha


Site description
Small ponds used for irrigation, with emergent vegetation (Phragmites, Typha, Scirpus), surrounded by irrigated crops.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding waterbirds and wintering ducks.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cinco Villas ponds. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.