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Fuentes del Narcea y del Ibias

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ES0000055)
  • Under Birds Directive
  • Since January 1990
  • Country: Spain
  • Administrative region: Principado de Asturias (ES12)
  • Surface area: 515 km2 (51515.08 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Atlantic biogeographical region
  • It protects 46 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 21 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species


List

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (46)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 31
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 3
Mammals 7
Reptiles 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3110 Oligotrophic waters containing very few minerals of sandy plains (Littorelletalia uniflorae) 515.15
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 515.15
4030 European dry heaths 21121.2
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 515.15
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 3090.9
6160 Oro-Iberian Festuca indigesta grasslands 2575.75
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 515.15
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 515.15
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 515.15
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 515.15
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 515.15
7130 Blanket bogs (* if active bog) 515.15
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 515.15
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 515.15
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 515.15
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 2575.75
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 3606.06
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 515.15
9230 Galicio-Portuguese oak woods with Quercus robur and Quercus pyrenaica 2060.6
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 515.15
9380 Forests of Ilex aquifolium 515.15

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)
January 1990
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Not under Habitats directive
 
Date of Standard data form update January 2003

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