Wutachschlucht

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code DE8115341)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since January 2005
  • Country: Germany
  • Administrative region: Freiburg (DE13)
  • Surface area: 35 km2 (3542.50 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 10 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 (10)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Fishes 2
Flowering Plants 1
Mammals 4
Mosses & Liverworts 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 25
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 3
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 0.0001
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 19.98
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 0.02
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 1.095
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 7
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 119
6520 Mountain hay meadows 115
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 4
7230 Alkaline fens 1
8160 Medio-European calcareous scree of hill and montane levels 2.5
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0.4
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0.1
8310 Caves not open to the public 0.001
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 2
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 39.7
9160 Sub-Atlantic and medio-European oak or oak-hornbeam forests of the Carpinion betuli 2.7
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 71.8
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 57.3
91U0 Sarmatic steppe pine forest 0.3496

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 2005
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
November 2007
 
Date of Standard data form update May 2014

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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