Pass of Beceite-Turmell mountain

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B1iii, B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 101,838 ha

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 very high not assessed negligible
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Site description
A mountainous area with many cliffs and gullies. Vegetation includes extensive Pinus woodlands, areas of maquis and large areas of scrub. The area is used for forestry, livestock-grazing, and hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pass of Beceite-Turmell mountain. Downloaded from on 27/01/2023.