A low mountain range with Pinus halepensis forest, small Quercus woodlands and large expanses of Mediterranean scrub. The area is used for forestry, hunting and sheep-grazing. The most important threat are forest fires, also new roads and high hunting pressure.
This is an important site for breeding raptors.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Morella pass. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 07/07/2020.