ES178
Quipar reservoir, Molino mountain range and Cagitán plains


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 22,000 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
An area of low semi-arid hills with arable crops, some scrub and reedbeds (Phragmites) around a reservoir.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for species characteristic of open and scrub-dominated habitats. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (breeding) and Tetrax tetrax (breeding).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Quipar reservoir, Molino mountain range and Cagitán plains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.