The site lies on the north-west coast of Mallorca, with high cliffs, islets, and inland mountains. Quercus and Pinus woodlands and maquis dominate. The site is extensively grazed by sheep and goats.
This is an important site for seabirds, raptors and passerines. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii (20-30 resident pairs).
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tramuntana mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/02/2018.