A reservoir with a strongly fluctuating water-level. There is marsh vegetation along some of the banks and the reservoir is surrounded by cereal fields.
An important wintering site for wildfowl. The site is a major migratory bottleneck, where more than 20,000 cranes regularly pass in spring.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tormos reservoir (La Sotonera). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2019.