Low Tietar river and La Vera valley

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 73,718 ha


Site description (2000 baseline)
A fertile valley with riverine forest, Pinus forest and dehesas.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding forest raptors and Ciconia nigra. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (20 breeding pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Low Tietar river and La Vera valley. Downloaded from on 05/12/2023.