IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 208,719 ha
|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2007||very high||not assessed||low|
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The site includes the Sistema Central between Puerto de Guadarrama and Gredos. Vegetation includes dehesa woodland, grassland and scrub, small areas of Quercus and Pinus woodland and arable cultivation.
This is an important area for breeding and passage raptors and storks.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: El Escorial-San Martín de Valdeiglesias. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/03/2023.