Rivière Elorn

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR5300024)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since March 1999
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Bretagne (FR52)
  • Surface area: 24 km2 (2394.43 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Atlantic biogeographical region
  • It protects 15 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 20 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 (15)
Species group Number
Ferns 1
Fishes 6
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 4
Mammals 2
Mosses & Liverworts 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1130 Estuaries 95.88
1140 Mudflats and sandflats not covered by seawater at low tide 95.88
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 0.67
1310 Salicornia and other annuals colonizing mud and sand 0.69
1330 Atlantic salt meadows (Glauco-Puccinellietalia maritimae) 26.32
3110 Oligotrophic waters containing very few minerals of sandy plains (Littorelletalia uniflorae) 6.94
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 26.62
4020 Temperate Atlantic wet heaths with Erica ciliaris and Erica tetralix 24.37
4030 European dry heaths 38.37
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 6.8
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 13.07
7110 Active raised bogs 2.48
7120 Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration 7.38
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0.38
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 0.42
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 246.87
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 18.88
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 0.22
91D0 Bog woodland 2.83
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 1.03

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)
March 1999
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2004
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) May 2007
 
Date of Standard data form update September 2017

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