Torrejón de Velasco - Secanos de Valdemoro

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
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax NT resident 2009 14-32 individuals C6
Great Bustard Otis tarda VU resident 2009 107 individuals A1, B2, C1, C2, C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC resident 2009 2-3 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 2009 2-4 breeding pairs C6
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni LC breeding 2009 57 breeding pairs B2, 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.

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Torrejón de Velasco - Secanos de Valdemoro. Downloaded from on 21/08/2019.