Rivers Cabriel and Júcar canyons

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 163,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A mountainous area crossed by the valleys of the Rivers Cabriel and Júcar, with Pinus forest and scrub.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting raptors and species characteristic of Mediterranean woodland and scrub.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rivers Cabriel and Júcar canyons. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.