Guara mountain range

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 95,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A massif at the southern edge of the Pyrenees with large limestone cliffs and deep gorges. There are extensive areas of scrub and grassland. Main human activities are livestock-farming, forestry, hunting, and recreation.

Key biodiversity
This is a very important area for cliff-nesting and forest species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Guara mountain range. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.