Mountains, in the west of the Murcia region, with Pinus, Quercus and Juniperus woodland, steppic habitats and non-irrigated crops. Agriculture, forestry, mining and hunting are the most important human activities.
This is an important area for cliff-nesting birds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni (breeding).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Torrecilla and Gigante mountain ranges. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.