A range of hills with Mediterranean scrub, dehesas and a few olive-groves. The main human activities are livestock-grazing and game hunting.
Breeding birds include seven of the 20 species in Europe that are restricted to the Mediterranean biome (when breeding).
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sierra Morena de Córdoba. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/05/2019.