A mountain range in northern Extremadura. The vegetation consists of Pinuspinaster plantations, scrub and grassland. There are also some olive-groves and orchards. The main human activities are livestock-farming and forestry.
An important site for resident raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila adalberti (resident).
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Afforestation with Pinus plantations, fires, and new road construction are the main threats to the site.