River Mundo and river Segura canyons

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 84,423 ha


Site description (baseline)
Two river valleys with well conserved riverine forest and also Pinus forest with some areas of scrub. The main human activities are livestock-farming, forestry, tourism and hunting.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for forest- and cliff-nesting raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: River Mundo and river Segura canyons. Downloaded from on 04/06/2023.