Villanueva del Fresno

Country/territory: Spain

IBA criteria met: A1, B1i, C1, C2 (2011)
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Area: 9,798 ha


Site description (baseline)
An area to the west of Badajoz with open dehesas alternating with grasslands and cereal crops.

Key biodiversity
This is an important area for steppic species and wintering Grus grus.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Villanueva del Fresno. Downloaded from on 08/06/2023.