Forêts, landes et prairies de fauche des versants du Col d'Ornon

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR8201753)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since May 2001
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Rhône-Alpes (FR71)
  • Surface area: 48 km2 (4814.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 7 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 22 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 (7)
Species group Number
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 3
Mammals 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 54.7
4030 European dry heaths 140
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 100
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 0
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 205
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 89
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 19.2
6520 Mountain hay meadows 192
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 1
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 10.6
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 12.8
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 95
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 18
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 18
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 0
9140 Medio-European subalpine beech woods with Acer and Rumex arifolius 215
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 372
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 42.8
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 245
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 0
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 0
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 22

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)
May 2001
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
November 2015
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) April 2016
 
Date of Standard data form update October 2013

Interactive map

Other resources

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Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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