|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2005||low||not assessed||not assessed|
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A series of mountain ranges (Coroa, Montesinho and Nogueira), located in the north-east corner of Portugal, with a continental-type climate. There is a vast forest of deciduous oak Quercus pyrenaica, together with heathland and other shrublands.
The area holds a very diversified bird fauna, with over 126 breeding species.These mountains support important numbers of breeding raptors
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Montesinho and Nogueira mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2019.