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Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti



References

BirdLife International. 2015. European Red List of Birds. Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg.

Bisson, I. A.; Ferrer, M.; Bird, D. M. 2002. Factors influencing nest-site selection by Spanish Imperial Eagles. Journal of Field Ornithology 73: 298-302.

Cabezas-Díaz, S. & Hernáez, C. 2012. El programa de conservación del águila imperial ibérica de SEO/BirdLife Alzando el vuelo, cumple seis años. Aves y naturaleza 9.

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Cabezas-Díaz, S.; Virgós, E., Mangas, J. & Lozano, J. G. 2011. The presence of a “competitor pit effect” compromises wild rabbit (Orcytolagus cuniculus) conservation. Animal Biology 61 : 319–334.

Castaño, J.P. (ed.). 2005. El águila imperial ibérica (Aquila adalberti) en Castilla- La Mancha. Estatus, ecología y conservación..

Ferrer, M. Newton, I. and Muriel, R. 2013. Rescue of a small declining population of Spanish imperial eagles. Biol. Cons. 159: 32-36.

Ferrer, M.; Calderón, J. 1990. The Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti Brehm 1861 in Doñana National Park (south west Spain): a study of population dynamics. Biological Conservation 51: 151-161.

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García, B. 2007. El programa 'Alzando el vuelo' trabaja ya en más de siete mil hectáreas. La Garcilla: 39.

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González, L. M.; Oria, J.; Margalida, A.; Sánchez, R.; Prada, L.; Caldera, J.; Aranda, A.; Molina, J. I. 2006. Effective natal dispersal and age of maturity in the threatened Spanish Imperial Eagle Aquila adalberti: conservation implications. Bird Study 53(3): 285-293.

González, L.M. y Margalida, A. (Eds.). 2008. Biología de la conservación del Águila Imperial Ibérica (Aquila adalberti). Organismo Autónomo de Parques Nacionales. Ministerio de Medio Ambiente y Medio Marino y Rural., Madrid.

González, L.M.; Arroyo, B.E.; Margalida, A.; Sánchez, R.; Oria, J. 2006. Effect of human activities on the behaviour of breeding Spanish Imperial Eagles (Aquila adalberti): management implications for the conservation of a threatened species. Animal Conservation 9(1): 85-93.

Guil, F.; Fernández-Olalla, M.; Moreno-Opo, R.; Mosqueda, I.; Gómez, M. E.; Aranda, A.; Arredondo, A; Guzmán, J; Oria, J; González, L. M.; Margalida; A. 2011. Minimising Mortality in Endangered Raptors Due to Power Lines: The Importance of Spatial Aggregation to Optimize the Application of Mitigation Measures. PLoS ONE 6(11): e28212.

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Muriel, R.; Ferrer M.; Casado, E.; Madero, A.; Pérez Calabuig, C. 2011. Settlement and successful breeding of reintroduced Spanish imperial egales Aquila adalberti in the province of Cadiz (Spain). Ardeola 58(2): 323-333.

Pain, D.J.; Meharg, A. A.; Ferrer, M.; Taggart, M.; Penteriani, V. 2005. Lead concentrations in bones and feathers of the globally threatened Spanish imperial eagle. Biological Conservation 121: 603-610.

Thévenot, M., Vernon, R. and Bergier, P. 2003. The birds of Morocco: an annotated checklist. British Ornithologists' Union, Tring, U.K.

Virgós, E., Cabezas-Díaz, S. & Lozano, J. 2007. Is the wild rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus) a threatened species in Spain? Sociological constraints in the conservation of species. Biodiv. Cons. 16: 3489-3504.

Further resources

Action Plan

Detailed species account from Birds in Europe: population estimates, trends and conservation status (BirdLife International 2004)

Explore HBW Alive for further information on this species

Search for photos, videos and sounds of this species in the Internet Bird Collection.

Wildlife comeback in Europe: The recovery of selected mammal and bird species (Deinet et al. 2013)

Media resources

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Species factsheet: Aquila adalberti. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2019. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2019) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 17/11/2019.