River Moros

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 11,500 ha


Site description
The site includes conifer forests, riverine forest along the River Moros and some grassland and arable cultivation. The main human activities are arable cultivation, livestock-farming and hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding raptors and breeding Ciconia ciconia. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aegypius monachus (non-breeding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: River Moros. Downloaded from on 02/12/2021.