Pozo Negro mountain-Vigán

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A2, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 8,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A mountainous coastal area in the south-east of Fuerteventura, with dispersed scrub vegetation. Human activities include livestock-grazing.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding raptors and for Calonectris diomedea.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Pozo Negro mountain-Vigán. Downloaded from on 01/10/2020.