Rebord méridional du Vercors

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR8201682)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since April 2002
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Rhône-Alpes (FR71)
  • Surface area: 47 km2 (4724.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine and Mediterranean biogeographical regions
  • It protects 11 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 26 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 (11)
Species group Number
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 8

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 0.25
4030 European dry heaths 0
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 33.13
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 56
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 1.85
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 716
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 38.27
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 26
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 942
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 7
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 3.23
6520 Mountain hay meadows 24.8
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 132
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 163
8160 Medio-European calcareous scree of hill and montane levels 0.1
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 134.2
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 0
8310 Caves not open to the public 0
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 53.27
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 1098
9140 Medio-European subalpine beech woods with Acer and Rumex arifolius 86.74
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 396
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 73.52
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 3.6
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 7.37
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 13

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)
April 2002
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2016
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) December 2016
 
Date of Standard data form update June 2015

Interactive map

Other resources

Natura 2000 map viewer Interactive map designed for showing and querying Natura 2000 sites. Other information such as Nationally designated areas and LIFE projects are also available.
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Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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