Tierra de Campos steppes

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Large plains dominated by arable cultivation with some grasslands. The site includes La Nava lagoon.

Key biodiversity
The site holds steppic species at high densities.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Available habitat for steppic species is being reduced by changes of land-use and agricultural intensification, particularly following irrigation. A zonal plan exists for the site.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tierra de Campos steppes. Downloaded from on 17/10/2021.