An area dominated by sheep- and cattle-grazed dry grasslands and wheat cultivation. There are a few streams and ponds surrounded by Tamarisk and Salix scrub.
This is an important site for breeding herons and dispersing raptors, particularly juvenile Aquila adalberti.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Medina-Sidonia. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/09/2020.