IBA criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6 (2011)
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Area: 96,350 ha
Site description (baseline)
Plains to the south-east of Badajoz with grasslands, dehesas and some non-irrigated cereal cultivation. There is an endorreic lagoon complex.
This is an important area for breeding steppic species, resident and wintering raptors and wintering Grus grus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Olivenza-La Albuera. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/1741 on 07/06/2023.