Improvement of the management of the habitat of steppe birds in Andalusia

Improvement of the management of the habitat of steppe birds in Andalusia

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Improvement of the management of the habitat of steppe birds in Andalusia

Selection, creation and management of improved habitat areas for the Great Bustard (Otis tarda) and other steppe species (R&D+i).

Geographic scope: 

Cordoba and Jaen (Andalusia)

Results: 
  • Mixed cultivation of leguminous plants.
  • Restoration of land boundaries using herbaceous and shrub species.
  • Installation of water bowls for birds.
  • Meetings with farmers and hunters.
Period: 

2008-2012

In collaboration with: 
  • Doñana Biological Station (CSIC)
  • Gypaetus Foundation
  • Land owners. Finca La Noruela
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