A sandy landscape comprising scrub, drought-resistant grassland and rocky habitats located in the north of Lanzarote. Goat-grazing is the main human activity.
The site is important for Chlamydotis undulata and other steppic species.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Famara sandy plain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.