Turia canyon and Los Serranos

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B2, B3, C2, C6 (2011)
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Area: 135,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
A mountainous area with large Pinus forests and areas of scrub. The main human activities are forestry, hunting and arable cultivation.

Key biodiversity
An important site for raptors characteristic of Mediterranean habitats.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Turia canyon and Los Serranos. Downloaded from on 21/10/2020.