Los Valles

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ES2410003)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since January 1997
  • Country: Spain
  • Administrative region: Aragón (ES24)
  • Surface area: 271 km2 (27066.19 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 82 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 25 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 (82)
Species group Number
Birds 62
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 8
Mammals 9
Mosses & Liverworts 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 13.17
4030 European dry heaths 91.63
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 152.19
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 93.07
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 13.015
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 0.19
6140 Siliceous Pyrenean Festuca eskia grasslands 3686.08
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 4627.35
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 2826.57
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 0.06
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 0.005
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 1.118
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 139.31
7230 Alkaline fens 53.574
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 0
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 0
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 667.61
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 72.11
8310 Caves not open to the public 0
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 2189.67
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 1896.52
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 155.92
9240 Quercus faginea and Quercus canariensis Iberian woods 16.48
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 2.48
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 371.29

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 1997
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2003
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) April 2010
 
Date of Standard data form update June 2012

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Other resources

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