Espadán mountain range

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 59,400 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A mountainous area covered by Pinus forest, Mediterranean scrub and olive- and almond-groves. The main human activities are forestry, livestock-farming and hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Espadán mountain range. Downloaded from on 27/10/2020.