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Monegrillo-Pina steppe area-Pina


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Pin-tailed Sandgrouse Pterocles alchata LC resident 2008 200-378 breeding pairs B2, C2, C6
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT winter 2010 145-346 individuals A1, C1, C6
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2006 57-163 individuals A1, C1, C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2009 26-30 individuals A1, C1
Burhinus oedicnemus NR resident 1996 450 breeding pairs B2, C2, C6
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2009 115 breeding pairs B2, C2, C6
Dupont's Lark Chersophilus duponti NT resident 2009 min 99 males A1, C1, C2, C6
Alaudala rufescens NR breeding 1996 min 4,500 breeding pairs B2
Calandrella brachydactyla NR resident 2001 min 3,500 breeding pairs C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Montes de Alfajarín - Saso de Osera Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 11,693 protected area overlaps with site 7,161
Monegros Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 35,670 protected area is adjacent to site 0
La Retuerta y Saladas de Sástago Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 829 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Estepas de Monegrillo y Pina Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,098 protected area contained by site 24,533

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Grassland Steppes and dry calcareous grassland -
Rocky areas Inland cliffs -
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land, Ruderal land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Monegrillo-Pina steppe area-Pina. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/11/2019.