Saladar de Jandía

Convention on Wetlands of International Importance (Ramsar)
Record Public

Description

This area is located in the south of Fuerteventura Island of Spain and is one of the most important wetland in the Canary Islands.
In the area there are the following habitats: sand beaches, sand dunes, saltmarshes, and scrubs.

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 Trumpeter Finch (Bucanetes githagineus), Lesser Short-toed Lark (Calandrella rufescens), Spanish Sparrow (Passer hispaniolensis), Spectacled Warbler (Sylvia conspicillata), and Plain Swift (Apus unicolor).

Geographic information

28.050000°, -14.333333°

Habitats

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Conservation status

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