River Moros

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 26,938 ha


Site description (baseline)
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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: River Moros. Downloaded from on 29/05/2023.