La Safor and North Alicante mountain ranges

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B2, B3, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 59,619 ha


Site description
An area of mountains between the provinces of Valencia and Alicante with well conserved Mediterranean forest. Human activities include forestry, hunting and agriculture.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for species typical of Mediterranean habitats and cliff-nesting raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: La Safor and North Alicante mountain ranges. Downloaded from on 02/02/2023.