IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 181,665 ha
Site description (baseline)
The site contains large areas of Quercus-dominated dehesas, which form mature woodland in some areas. Human activities include widespread livestock-farming and cork harvesting (`Other' land-use, below).
This is an important site for breeding Ciconia nigra and raptors.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Jerez de los Caballeros dehesas. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1744 on 10/06/2023.