Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 75,800 ha

Protection status:


Site description
An undulating plain dominated by arable agriculture with scrub, grassland and small areas of Pinus woodland and endorreic lagoons.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for steppic birds and breeding waders.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pétrola-Almansa-Yecla. Downloaded from on 18/01/2021.