Tordesillas-Mota del Marqués

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An area of plains dominated by cereal production, interspersed with small Pinus woodlands.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for breeding steppic species and raptors associated with Pinus woodland. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (breeding).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from an increased use of irrigation, new road construction and a high hunting pressure.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tordesillas-Mota del Marqués. Downloaded from on 30/05/2020.