IBA Criteria met: C6 (2011)
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Area: 749 ha
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A stretch of coast comprising mudflats and sandflats, sand and shingle-beaches, rock stacks and brackish standing water. High levels of industrial activity occur adjacent to the northern tip of the site.
The most important area on Gran Canaria for wintering and migrating birds, especially herons and waders.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Coast between Arinaga and Castillo del Romeral. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/03/2023.