Tiroler Lech

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (74)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 61
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 6
Mammals 2
Mosses & Liverworts 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 8.88
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 0
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 482.4
3230 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Myricaria germanica 19.42
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 219.37
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 1.78
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 0
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 186.35
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 3.42
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 21.55
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 0
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 13.96
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 2.12
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 36.06
6520 Mountain hay meadows 4.71
7110 Active raised bogs 0.26
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 0
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 0.26
7230 Alkaline fens 0
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 0.75
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 0
8160 Medio-European calcareous scree of hill and montane levels 46.61
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0
8240 Limestone pavements 0.43
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 23.92
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 43.81
9140 Medio-European subalpine beech woods with Acer and Rumex arifolius 120.96
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 7.26
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 25.77
91D0 Bog woodland 0.8
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 235.8
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 899.78
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 0
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 19.79

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)
June 2000
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
June 2000
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2003
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) June 2005
Date of Standard data form update February 2017

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