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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species


List

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (82)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 72
Fishes 4
Flowering Plants 1
Mammals 3
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1110 Sandbanks which are slightly covered by sea water all the time 0
1130 Estuaries 0
1140 Mudflats and sandflats not covered by seawater at low tide 0
1150 Coastal lagoons 0
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 0
1310 Salicornia and other annuals colonizing mud and sand 0
1320 Spartina swards (Spartinion maritimae) 0
1410 Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) 0
1420 Mediterranean and thermo-Atlantic halophilous scrubs (Sarcocornetea fruticosi) 0
1430 Halo-nitrophilous scrubs (Pegano-Salsoletea) 0
1510 Mediterranean salt steppes (Limonietalia) 0
2130 Fixed coastal dunes with herbaceous vegetation ('grey dunes') 0
2270 Wooded dunes with Pinus pinea and/or Pinus pinaster 0
3120 Oligotrophic waters containing very few minerals generally on sandy soils of the West Mediterranean, with Isoetes spp 0
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 0
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 0
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 0
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 0
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 0
4030 European dry heaths 0
6310 Dehesas with evergreen Quercus spp 0
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 0
91B0 Thermophilous Fraxinus angustifolia woods 0
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 0
9330 Quercus suber forests 0

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) Not under Birds directive
 
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
Sun Jun 01 00:00:00 UTC 1997
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Sat Mar 01 00:00:00 UTC 2008
 
Date of Standard data form update Tue Dec 01 00:00:00 UTC 2015

Interactive map

Other resources

Natura 2000 map viewer Interactive map designed for showing and querying Natura 2000 sites. Other information such as Nationally designated areas and LIFE projects are also available.
Protected planet map viewer Interactive map showing the World Database on Protected Areas
European protected sites map viewer Simple interactive map showing Natura 2000 sites and Nationally designated areas
Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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