Alt Pallars

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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (41)
Species group Number
Birds 22
Fishes 1
Invertebrates 5
Mammals 8
Mosses & Liverworts 2
Reptiles 3

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1520 Iberian gypsum vegetation (Gypsophiletalia) 18.4751
3110 Oligotrophic waters containing very few minerals of sandy plains (Littorelletalia uniflorae) 199.247
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 36.7917
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 36.7917
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 0.1
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 7.72443
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 0.9
4030 European dry heaths 133.586
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 2664.07
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 205.46
5120 Mountain Cytisus purgans formations 8049.35
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 23.8582
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 0.1
6140 Siliceous Pyrenean Festuca eskia grasslands 11174.4
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 871.095
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 447.055
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 3.94843
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 1.00289
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 574.176
6520 Mountain hay meadows 93.8699
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 0.1
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 1.00289
7230 Alkaline fens 60.2555
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 1.00289
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 36.8628
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 1197.48
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 515.796
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 2950.19
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 1.00289
8340 Permanent glaciers 1.00289
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 9.6488
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 3.76133
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 66.1043
9240 Quercus faginea and Quercus canariensis Iberian woods 49.3877
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 2465.91
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 394.1
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 14736.7
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 101.856
9560 Endemic forests with Juniperus spp 115.3
9580 Mediterranean Taxus baccata woods 0.1

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)
November 2001
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
November 1996
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2003
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) December 2013
Date of Standard data form update January 2014

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