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Jerez de los Caballeros Lesser Kestrel Colonies SPA

Jerez de los Caballeros Lesser Kestrel Colonies SPA

Nature area

Lesser kestrels come here above all during breeding season

Location:

Jerez de los Caballeros, Badajoz

La Jayona Mine

La Jayona Mine

Nature area

Today, these former iron mines have become an ideal refuge for the area's wildlife and vegetation.

Location:

Carretera Fuente del Arco - Puebla del Maestre, km. 7 Fuente del Arco, Badajoz

La Nieta Holm-Oak

La Nieta Holm-Oak

Nature area

An impressive tree in Torre de Santa María.

Location:

Torre de Santa María, Cáceres

La Serena Reservoir SPA

La Serena Reservoir SPA

Nature area

If you're a birdwatcher, you will love walking around this reservoir where you can spot different species of endangered birds.

Location:

Different towns, Badajoz

La Serena and Sierras Periféricas SPA

La Serena and Sierras Periféricas SPA

Nature area

La Serena and Sierras Periféricas SPA is in the province of Badajoz and is the largest protected space in Extremadura, and as such is home to a large number of species of birds, fish, reptiles and mammals.

Location:

Different towns, Badajoz

La Serena reservoir

La Serena reservoir

Nature area

This body of water is the second largest in the Iberian peninsular, and one of the largest in Europe

Location:

La Serena reservoir Varios municipios, Badajoz

La Solana Holm-Oak

La Solana Holm-Oak

Nature area

One of the most important specimens in Extremadura, aged over 700 years

Location:

Valdefuentes, Cáceres

La Terrona oak tree

La Terrona oak tree

Nature area

Located at the Cordel de la Cumbre, the tree is surrounded by the indigenous flora of the area and numerous bird species native to dehesa pastureland.

Location:

La Terrona oak tree Zarza de Montanchez, Cáceres

Las Mestas Juniper

Las Mestas Juniper

Nature area

An atypical, large specimen.

Location:

Las Mestas, Cáceres

Llanos De Alcántara and Brozas SPA

Llanos De Alcántara and Brozas SPA

Nature area

A protected space with ecological peculiarities that have made it the ideal refuge for an abundance of aquatic fauna and bird species like the golden eagle and the black stork.

Location:

Different towns, Cáceres