Aiguamolls de l'Alt Empordà

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species


List

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (86)
Species group Number
Birds 75
Fishes 3
Invertebrates 1
Mammals 5
Reptiles 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1150 Coastal lagoons 43.8795
1170 Reefs 0.1
1310 Salicornia and other annuals colonizing mud and sand 3.97267
1320 Spartina swards (Spartinion maritimae) 61.4706
1410 Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) 621.445
1420 Mediterranean and thermo-Atlantic halophilous scrubs (Sarcocornetea fruticosi) 294.4
1510 Mediterranean salt steppes (Limonietalia) 0.1
2110 Embryonic shifting dunes 2.51999
2120 Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria ('white dunes') 2.51999
2190 Humid dune slacks 0.1
2210 Crucianellion maritimae fixed beach dunes 60.0584
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 0.6
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 2.7
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 0.7
3250 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Glaucium flavum 0.1
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 1.5
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 0.6
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 0.1
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 0.1
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 258.096
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 23.9889
92D0 Southern riparian galleries and thickets (Nerio-Tamaricetea and Securinegion tinctoriae) 33.2016
9330 Quercus suber forests 2.01938

Designation information

NATURA 2000 is the ecological network for the conservation of wild animals and plant species and natural habitats of Community importance within the Union. It consists of sites classified under the Birds Directive and the Habitats Directive (the Nature Directives).

NATURA 2000 site under

Birds Directive 2009/147/EC (SPA) Under Birds directive
  • Date classified as Special Protection Area (SPA)
Mon Feb 01 00:00:00 UTC 1988
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
Mon Dec 01 00:00:00 UTC 1997
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Sat Jul 01 00:00:00 UTC 2006
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) Sat Nov 01 00:00:00 UTC 2014
 
Date of Standard data form update Mon Dec 01 00:00:00 UTC 2014

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