Cuchillete De Buenavista - Barranco De La Torre - Los Alares

Important bird area (IBA)
Record Public


This area is located in the Fuerteventura Island of Spain.
In the area there are the following habitats: sea cliffs, saltpans, valleys with steep slopes, streams, rocky plains, farms, and mountains.

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 Egyptian Vulture (Neophron percnopterus), Black-bellied Sandgrouse (Pterocles orientalis), Houbara Bustard (Chlamydotis undulata), Cream-coloured Courser (Cursorius cursor), and Plain Swift (Apus unicolor).

Geographic information

28.401741°, -13.953624°


Information not yet available


Information not yet available

Land uses

Information not yet available

Conservation status

  • Important bird area (IBA)
    • Cuchillete De Buenavista - Barranco De La Torre - Los Alares
Information in English

Public records

Reserva ornitológica de Cercado de El Jarde

Specific conservation status: Ornithological Reserve
Information not yet available.