Tarajalejo mountain range

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 2,281 ha


Site description (2000 baseline)
A mountainous area of inland cliffs and exposed bedrock, with sea cliffs at the coast. The landscape supports drought-resistant scrub and crops, and goat-farming and tourism are the main land-uses.

Key biodiversity
The site holds an important population of Calonectris diomedea.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Tarajalejo mountain range. Downloaded from on 04/12/2023.