Jaén countryside

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 35,500 ha

Protection status:


Site description
An area of cereal crops and olive-groves.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for steppic species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax (resident) and Otis tarda (breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Jaén countryside. Downloaded from on 17/01/2021.