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Location Spain, Andalucía
Central coordinates 6o 39.00' West  37o 22.00' North
IBA criteria A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, B3, C1, C2, C6
Area 56,500 ha
Altitude 10 - 90m
Year of IBA assessment 2000


Site description An area of non-irrigated cereal crops and olive-groves north-east of Huelva.

Key Biodiversity This is an important site for species associated with open habitats.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Lesser Kestrel Falco naumanni breeding  1996  450 breeding pairs  medium  A1, A4ii, B1iii, B2, C1, C2, C6  Least Concern 
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus breeding  1996  101 breeding pairs  good  B3, C6  Least Concern 
Great Bustard Otis tarda resident  1996  10 breeding pairs  medium  C6  Vulnerable 
Little Bustard Tetrax tetrax resident  1996  60 breeding pairs  medium  C6  Near Threatened 

Protected areas

Protected area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)  
ACEBUCHAL DE ALPIZAR - ES6150016 Habitats Directive 80 protected area overlaps with site 47  
CORREDOR ECOLOGICO DEL RIO TINTO - ES6150021 Habitats Directive 21,405 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
DEHESA DE TORRECUADROS Y ARROYO DE PILAS - ES6150023 Habitats Directive 988 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
DOÑANA NORTE Y OESTE - ES6150009 Habitats Directive 30,969 protected area is adjacent to site 0  
MARISMAS Y RIBERAS DEL TINTO - ES6150014 Habitats Directive 3,126 protected area is adjacent to site 0  


IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Artificial - terrestrial Arable land; Perennial crops, orchards and groves  100%

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
hunting -

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Condado-Campiña. Downloaded from on 28/03/2015

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