ES201
Rosarito and Navalcán reservoirs-La Iglesuela (Tietar valley)


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 70,000 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2008 very high not assessed negligible
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Site description
The site includes a river and two reservoirs surrounded by large expanses of dehesa and scrub. There is some arable cultivation and sheep-grazed grassland.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for resident raptors and wintering waterbirds, particularly Grus grus.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Rosarito and Navalcán reservoirs-La Iglesuela (Tietar valley). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 18/10/2019.