Sierra de San Vicente y valles del Tiétar y Alberche

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ES4250001)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since December 1997
  • Country: Spain
  • Administrative region: Castilla-La Mancha (ES42)
  • Surface area: 1175 km2 (117539.01 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Mediterranean biogeographical region
  • It protects 49 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 22 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (49)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 38
Ferns 1
Fishes 5
Mammals 3
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 1175.39
3170 Mediterranean temporary ponds 1175.39
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 1175.39
4030 European dry heaths 1175.39
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 1175.39
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 3526.17
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 3526.17
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 5876.95
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 1175.39
6310 Dehesas with evergreen Quercus spp 52892.6
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 1175.39
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 1175.39
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 1175.39
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 1175.39
91B0 Thermophilous Fraxinus angustifolia woods 1175.39
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 1175.39
9230 Galicio-Portuguese oak woods with Quercus robur and Quercus pyrenaica 2350.78
9260 Castanea sativa woods 1175.39
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 1175.39
92D0 Southern riparian galleries and thickets (Nerio-Tamaricetea and Securinegion tinctoriae) 1175.39
9330 Quercus suber forests 1175.39
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 5876.95

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)
December 1997
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date of Standard data form update May 2004

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