Fuente de Cantos-Montemolín

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 49,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
An area of non-irrigated cereal cultivation and grasslands, surrounded by dehesas.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for steppe birds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Otis tarda (30 resident pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fuente de Cantos-Montemolín. Downloaded from on 16/04/2021.