Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche in Spain

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

WDPA ID

20938

Reported Area

1866.38 km²

Data Provider

European Environment Agency (EEA)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

English Designation Natural Park

IUCN Management Category V

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1989

Sublocation

Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency

Management Authority Comunidad Autonoma de Andalucia

Management Plan View Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

11 Protected Areas

  • Spain
  • Portugal

Display options

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche Natural Park

Río Ardila Bajo Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Rivera de Chanza Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Moura / Barrancos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Mourão/Moura/Barrancos Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Puerto Moral Nature Reserve

Mourão/Moura/Barrancos Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Dehesas de Jerez Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Río Ardila Bajo

in Spain

Río Ardila Bajo

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555523561

Year of Designation

Reported Area

9.6 km2

Rivera de Chanza

in Spain

Rivera de Chanza

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555523945

Year of Designation

Reported Area

4.2 km2

Moura / Barrancos

in Portugal

Moura / Barrancos

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555531122

Year of Designation

Reported Area

433.1 km2

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

in Spain

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555538201

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1868.0 km2

Mourão/Moura/Barrancos

in Portugal

Mourão/Moura/Barrancos

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555540912

Year of Designation

Reported Area

849.1 km2

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

in Spain

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555548906

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1868.0 km2

Puerto Moral

in Spain

Puerto Moral

English Designation

Nature Reserve

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

349553

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.3 km2

Mourão/Moura/Barrancos

in Portugal

Mourão/Moura/Barrancos

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555540912

Year of Designation

Reported Area

849.1 km2

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

in Spain

Sierra de Aracena y Picos de Aroche

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555548906

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1868.0 km2

Dehesas de Jerez

in Spain

Dehesas de Jerez

IUCN Category

Not Assigned

WDPA ID

555549022

Year of Designation

Reported Area

475.4 km2