Corralejo Natural Park

Nature Park, Important bird area (IBA)
Record Public

Description

This area is located in the northeast of Fuerteventura Island of Spain.
In the area there are the following habitats: sandy beaches, dunes, and sandy plains.

Ornithological importance

In this area there is record of the Fuerteventura Stonechat (Saxicola dacotiae), Fuerteventura endemic species, and Berthelot's Pipit (Anthus berthelotii), Macronesian endemic species. Highlight also for the occurrence of the Houbara Bustard (Chlamydotis undulata), Cream-coloured Courser (Cursorius cursor), and Eurasian Thick-knee (Burhinus oedicnemus), and that is a breeding site for Cory's Shearwater (Calonectris diomedea), and Kentish Plover (Charadrius alexandrinus).

Geographic information

28.684034°, -13.847537°

Habitats

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Threats

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Land uses

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Conservation status

  • Nature Park
    • Corralejo National Park
      Yes
      100.00
  • Important bird area (IBA)
    • Sandy plain of Corralejo
      Yes
      100.00
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