La Limia

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2011)
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Area: 32,800 ha

Protection status:


Site description
The site encompasses a former lagoon that has now been drained. Relict humid grasslands and patches of Quercus robur woodland remain, surrounded by arable agriculture.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding species associated with a mosaic of arable land, grassland and woodland.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: La Limia. Downloaded from on 28/11/2020.