Salobrar de Campos Lagoons-Sa Vall

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A plain, at Mallorca's southern tip, occupied by two small natural lagoons and some larger saltpans surrounded by Mediterranean scrub. There are also sand-dunes and some small islets. The main human activities are agriculture, hunting and salt production.

Key biodiversity
This is an important wetland for breeding and wintering waterbirds.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from illegal hunting, tourism, particularly off-road driving, and new urban development. The IBA overlaps with Natural Area of Special Interest (Es Trenc-Salobrar de Campos).

Protected areas
National None International Partial900 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Lagunas del Salobrar de Campos-Playa d'es Trenc, 900 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Salobrar de Campos Lagoons-Sa Vall. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.