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Coast of Esquinzo-Puertito de Los Molinos


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Cory's Shearwater Calonectris borealis LC breeding 2007 300 breeding pairs B2
Little Shearwater Puffinus assimilis LC breeding 2007 min 5 breeding pairs B2
Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus EN resident 2008 1 breeding pairs A1, C1, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Lajares; Esquinzo y costa del Jarubio Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 7,286 protected area overlaps with site 181
Espacio marino de La Bocayna Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 83,413 protected area overlaps with site 0
Betancuria Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 16,672 protected area overlaps with site 36
Betancuria Parque Rural 16,177 protected area overlaps with site 30

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Sea Sea inlets and coastal features -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Coast of Esquinzo-Puertito de Los Molinos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/08/2022.