Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya

The special orography of the land that surrounds Amaya has favored the categories of both protected area and a natural monument.

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Town: 
Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Lic and Zepa in Peña Amaya
Town: Amaya

Descripción

The mountain of Peña Amaya is included in a nature reserve with the declaration of Place of Community Importance and Area of Special Protection for Birds. This is due to its special situation and morphology, located between the Cantabrian Mountains and the northern plateau.

This category of protected area shows the importance of ornithology in this mountain. Different birds can be watched in this territory such as vultures, falcons, ravens, swifts and even royal eagles.

Vegetation is limited due to the climate conditions. Yet, the visitor can see some yew trees, gooseberries and different types of shrubs.

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