ES072
Redbeeds and copses of Aranjuez


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 18,000 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 very high unfavourable low
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Site description
A section of the Tagus river with well conserved riverine forests and several reedbeds (Phragmites).

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding and wintering waterbirds and wetland raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (wintering) and Tetrax tetrax (resident).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Redbeeds and copses of Aranjuez. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/03/2019.