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Tirajana pine woodland


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2011)
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Area: 3,600 ha

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
Arid Pinus canariensis forest located in the south of Gran Canaria. Regeneration is very slow due to low humidity, and undergrowth is sparse. Human activities include stock-farming and forestry practices.

Key biodiversity
One of the priority areas to be improved as part of the Fringilla teydea conservation programme, which provides for the release of captive-bred individuals.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tirajana pine woodland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2021.