Niederösterreichische Alpenvorlandflüsse

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code AT1219000)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since January 1998
  • Country: Austria
  • Administrative region: Niederösterreich (AT12)
  • Surface area: 70 km2 (7024.54 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine and Continental biogeographical regions
  • It protects 35 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 18 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 (35)
Species group Number
Amphibians 3
Fishes 16
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 10
Mammals 4
Mosses & Liverworts 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 0.4
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 1.1
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 30.5
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 5.8
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 0.5
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 16
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 0.9
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 42.6
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0.2
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 25
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 218.7
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 2.4
9160 Sub-Atlantic and medio-European oak or oak-hornbeam forests of the Carpinion betuli 0.5
9170 Galio-Carpinetum oak-hornbeam forests 360
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 137.3
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 430.3
91F0 Riparian mixed forests of Quercus robur, Ulmus laevis and Ulmus minor, Fraxinus excelsior or Fraxinus angustifolia, along the great rivers (Ulmenion minoris) 731.4
91G0 Pannonic woods with Quercus petraea and Carpinus betulus 20.4

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)
January 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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