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Location Spain
Central coordinates 4o 8.07' West  36o 40.44' North
IBA criteria A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2
Area 71,222 ha
Year of IBA assessment 2011


Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Balearic Shearwater Puffinus mauretanicus winter  2006  max 236 individuals  A1, A4ii, B1ii, C1, C2  Critically Endangered 
Mediterranean Gull Larus melanocephalus winter  2006  611-3,085 individuals  C2  Least Concern 

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2015) Important Bird and Biodiversity Area factsheet: Bahía de Málaga - Cerro Gordo. Downloaded from on 29/11/2015

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