Izaga crag

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: B1iii, B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 2,171 ha


Site description (2000 baseline)
A small mountain range to the south-east of Pamplona, with limestone cliffs, Quercus and Fagus, scrub and Pinus plantations. The area is grazed by sheep.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting raptors, particularly Gyps fulvus. Gypaetus barbatus has recently started breeding.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Izaga crag. Downloaded from on 05/10/2023.