Peninsula of Jandía

Important bird area (IBA)
Record Public

Description

This area is located in the southern end of Fuerteventura Island of Spain.
In the area there are the following habitats: semi-arid mountains, valleys and plains, scrubs, sandy beaches, and urbanized areas.

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), Eurasian Thick-knee (Burhinus oedicnemus), Lesser Short-toed Lark (Calandrella rufescens), Trumpeter Finch (Bucanetes githagineus), and Black-bellied Sandgrouse (Pterocles orientalis).

Geographic information

28.087804°, -14.363208°

Habitats

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Threats

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Land uses

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Conservation status

  • Important bird area (IBA)
    • Peninsula of Jandía
      Yes
      100.00
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Public records

Saladar de Jandía

Specific conservation status: Convention on Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar)
Information not yet available.