IBA criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 80,900 ha
|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||Threat (pressure)||Condition (state)||Action (response)|
|2008||very high||not assessed||not assessed|
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Site description (baseline)
An area of low coastal mountains with many cliffs. The site has extensive Pinus forests and large areas of scrub. Agricultural areas are mainly used for olive-groves, vineyards and orchards. The main human activities are hunting, forestry, and agriculture.
This is an important area for resident raptors.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Montsant and Prades mountains. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1810 on 10/06/2023.