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Cogul-Alfés steppes


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 18,000 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 very high not assessed negligible
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Site description
A steppe area in Cataluña comprising undulating plains with non-irrigated cereal cultivation, interspersed with garrigue-like low scrub and almond trees.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for steppic species, particularly Chersophilus duponti.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cogul-Alfés steppes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/06/2019.