IBA criteria met: B2, B3, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 112,206 ha
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Site description (baseline)
Calcareous mountains covered by Pinus forests and above 600 m by Quercus forest. The adjacent plain contains cereal crops, maquis and alluvial forest.
This is an important area for species characteristic of the Mediterranean region, and cliff-nesting species.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Mountains of Barcelona. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1792 on 03/06/2023.