Torre da Bolsa

Important bird area (IBA)
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Description

This area is located in the upper Alentejo and includes mostly rolling plains (pseudo-steppe zones). In the area there are the following habitats: farms with extensive cereal crops and olive groves.

Ornithological importance

This is an important area for steppe birds with emphasis on the Great Bustard (Otis tarda), Lesser Kestrel (Falco naumanni), Black-winged Kite (Elanus caeruleus), and Little Bustard (Tetrax tetrax).

Geographic information

38.852071°, -7.130772°
170m - 277m
27.220km²

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Habitats

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Land uses

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Conservation status

  • Important bird area (IBA)
    • Torre da Bolsa
      PT092
      Yes
      100.00
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