A hilly area in southern Sicily, north of the coastal village of Sciacca. The main habitats are rocky cliffs, pastures and arable land. The main land-use is agriculture.
The most important breeding site for Falco naumanni in Sicily, and also important for other breeding raptors, especially Falco peregrinus and Falco biarmicus.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sicani mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/01/2023.