Ravines and pinewoods in central Minorca

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, B1iii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 36,241 ha


Site description (baseline)
The IBA includes limestone cliffs along ravines, Pinus halepensis forest, garrigue and some cultivation.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for breeding raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni and Larus audouinii (non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Ravines and pinewoods in central Minorca. Downloaded from on 02/06/2023.