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.
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).
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: River Moros. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2019.