Cape Espichel

Important bird area (IBA)
Record Public

Description

This area includes the coastal strip near Cape Espichel on the Setubal peninsula.
In the area there are the following habitats: sea area, cliffs, farms, scrubs and forests.

Ornithological importance

In this area there are records of the Peregrine Falcon (Falco peregrinus), Blue Rock-thrush (Monticola solitarius), Cirl Bunting (Emberiza cirlus), Eurasian Nightjar (Caprimulgus europaeus), Eurasian Eagle-owl (Bubo bubo), Sandwich Tern (Sterna sandvicensis), and Balearic Shearwater (Puffinus mauretanicus).

Geographic information

38.418692°, -9.207188°
0m - 175m
34.150km²

Habitats

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Threats

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Land uses

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Conservation status

  • Important bird area (IBA)
    • Cabo Espichel
      PT041
      Yes
      100.00
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