Gorges of Iregua, Leza and Jubera

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B1iii, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 25,452 ha


Site description
An area of mountains and the valley of the River Ebro with many cliffs and three small gorges. There are extensive areas of scrub as well as grassland and broadleaved deciduous woodland.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for cliff-nesting raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gorges of Iregua, Leza and Jubera. Downloaded from on 09/02/2023.