Waldviertler Teich-, Heide- und Moorlandschaft

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code AT1201A00)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since September 1998
  • Country: Austria
  • Administrative region: Niederösterreich (AT12)
  • Surface area: 137 km2 (13724.62 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 31 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 27 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 (31)
Species group Number
Amphibians 3
Ferns 1
Fishes 7
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 12
Mammals 4
Mosses & Liverworts 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 346.2
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 1.9
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 24.1
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 13.6
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 0.1
4030 European dry heaths 5.9
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 0.7
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 2.9
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 104.7
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 9.8
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 31.7
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 87.9
6520 Mountain hay meadows 63.5
7110 Active raised bogs 69.02
7120 Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration 89.7
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 18.6
7230 Alkaline fens 0.02
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 1.5
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 3.7
8310 Caves not open to the public 0.2
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 38.2
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 121.4
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 0.5
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 138.7
91D0 Bog woodland 354.4
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 270.8
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 17.9

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)
September 1998
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2004
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) March 2011
 
Date of Standard data form update September 2017

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