San Juan de la Peña-Oroel crag

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 22,400 ha

Protection status:


Site description
The site comprises cliffs, large Pinus plantations and areas of scrub and maquis. The area is used for tourism, forestry and game hunting.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for cliff-nesting and forest raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: San Juan de la Peña-Oroel crag. Downloaded from on 14/04/2021.