Tajo de Barbate coastal cliffs

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: C7 (2011)
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Area: 2,296 ha


Site description
The site includes coastal cliffs and an inland plateau dominated by a large Pinus forest, scrub and dry grassland.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding herons, particularly Bubulcus ibis.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tajo de Barbate coastal cliffs. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.