The site comprises cliffs, large Pinus plantations and areas of scrub and maquis. The area is used for tourism, forestry and game hunting.
This is an important site for cliff-nesting and forest raptors.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: San Juan de la Peña-Oroel crag. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 14/04/2021.