ES068
Tietar valley


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2011

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Common Crane Grus grus LC winter 2007 min 1,550 individuals B1i, C2
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC winter 2003 min 17 individuals B1i, C2, C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC breeding 2003 7-10 breeding pairs B1i, C2, C6
Black Stork Ciconia nigra LC passage 1995 12-22 individuals B1i, C2, C6
White Stork Ciconia ciconia LC breeding 2004 min 364 breeding pairs B1i, C2, C6
Black-winged Kite Elanus caeruleus LC resident 2003 min 10 breeding pairs B2, C2
Short-toed Snake-eagle Circaetus gallicus LC breeding 2003 min 20 breeding pairs B2, C6
Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti VU resident 2007 min 2 breeding pairs A1, B2, C1, C2, C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Valle del Tiétar y embalses de Rosarito y Navalcán Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 68,564 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Valle del Tiétar - ZEPA Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 64,341 protected area contained by site 64,377
Valle Del Tiétar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 63,308 protected area contained by site 63,355
Valle de Iruelas Reserva Natural 8,244 protected area overlaps with site 0
Valle De Iruelas Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 8,604 protected area overlaps with site 0
Valle de Iruelas Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,604 protected area overlaps with site 0
Sierra de San Vicente y valles del Tiétar y Alberche Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 117,539 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sierra de Gredos Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 86,944 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sierra de Gredos Parque Regional 86,394 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Sierra De Gredos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 86,944 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Río y Pinares del Tietar Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 8,717 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Río Tietar Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,321 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Encinares del río Alberche y río Cofio Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 82,999 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Cuencas de los ríos Alberche y Cofio Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 82,857 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Forestry plantations -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
forestry -
agriculture -
hunting -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tietar valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/04/2020.