IBA criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 54,860 ha
Site description (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/1813 on 10/06/2023.