Tamadaba pine woodland

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A2, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 3,501 ha


Site description
Heterogeneous Pinus canariensis forest situated in the north-west of Gran Canaria. The most humid areas exhibit great floristic richness. Human activities include hunting and the collection of pine-needles for use in cultivation.

Key biodiversity
This is one of the priority areas to be improved for Fringilla teydea under the conservation programme (with LIFE funding).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tamadaba pine woodland. Downloaded from on 27/03/2023.