Monegrillo-Pina steppe area-Pina

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 46,218 ha


Site description
A steppe area to the west of Los Monegros. The area includes cereal crops, patches of steppe-grassland and areas of former saltpans.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for steppic species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax (65-125 breeding individuals).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Monegrillo-Pina steppe area-Pina. Downloaded from on 28/01/2023.