River Mijares mouth

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: B1i, C3, C6 (2011)
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Area: 346 ha


Site description (baseline)
A river mouth with a stony riverbed and small shallow lagoons, with considerable expanses of Typha.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding waders, wildfowl and herons. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii (54 passage individuals).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: River Mijares mouth. Downloaded from on 30/05/2023.