Current view: Text account
Year of compilation: 2000
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.
The site is important for forest- and cliff-nesting raptors.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from increasing tourism, the development of the transport infrastructure, illegal hunting and poisoning, and forest fires.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: River Mundo and river Segura canyons. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 25/03/2023.