Entrepeñas and Buendía reservoirs

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B1i, B2, C2 (2011)
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Area: 38,500 ha

Protection status:


Site description
The site includes two reservoirs with numerous limestone cliffs, maquis, Pinus woodland and sclerophyllous scrub. The main human activity is livestock-farming.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding Hieraaetus fasciatus and for Grus grus on passage.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Entrepeñas and Buendía reservoirs. Downloaded from on 30/10/2020.