Site description (2000 baseline)
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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Morella pass. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/morella-pass-iba-spain on 28/11/2023.