IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 31,831 ha
Site description (baseline)
Low mountains including a coastal section. The main habitats are scrub, orchards, Pinus halepensis woodland and arable crops. Human activities include hunting, forestry and agriculture.
This is an important area for raptors and steppic species. The site holds a new population of Bucanetes githagineus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: La Almenara mountain range-Cape Cope. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1912 on 28/05/2023.