Trujillo-Torrecillas de la Tiesa

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A wide, undulating plain around Trujillo dominated by dehesas and dry grassland, with some non-irrigated arable land.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding steppic birds, breeding and passage Ciconia nigra and wintering Grus grus. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aquila adalberti (resident).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from new infrastructure projects, disturbance and a new reservoir.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Trujillo-Torrecillas de la Tiesa. Downloaded from on 25/06/2022.