Valle del Tiétar

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ES4110115)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since August 2000
  • Country: Spain
  • Administrative region: Castilla y León (ES41)
  • Surface area: 633 km2 (63308.23 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Mediterranean biogeographical region
  • It protects 27 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 32 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (27)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Fishes 3
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 4
Mammals 13
Reptiles 4

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 6.33
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 499.91
3250 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Glaucium flavum 20.52
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 7.92
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 7.92
4030 European dry heaths 9609.41
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 45.26
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 123.32
5120 Mountain Cytisus purgans formations 3819.58
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 16.61
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 584.47
6160 Oro-Iberian Festuca indigesta grasslands 468.88
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 264.6
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 162.55
6310 Dehesas with evergreen Quercus spp 5449.15
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 1.57
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 26.13
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 53.32
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 2272.64
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 1.66
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 84.22
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 141.48
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 14.38
91B0 Thermophilous Fraxinus angustifolia woods 292.62
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 515.61
9230 Galicio-Portuguese oak woods with Quercus robur and Quercus pyrenaica 1437.98
9260 Castanea sativa woods 27.8
92D0 Southern riparian galleries and thickets (Nerio-Tamaricetea and Securinegion tinctoriae) 29.42
9330 Quercus suber forests 68.54
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 8458.2
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 63.3
9540 Mediterranean pine forests with endemic Mesogean pines 16440.8

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)
August 2000
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) September 2015
Date of Standard data form update October 2015

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