River Jalón canyon

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2011)
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Area: 23,500 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A sparsely populated mountainous site with scrub, garrigue, grasslands and Pinus forest. The area is used for sheep- and goat-grazing and forestry

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: River Jalón canyon. Downloaded from on 27/10/2020.