Vallées de la Beaume et de la Drobie

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR8202007)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since September 2018
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Rhône-Alpes (FR71)
  • Surface area: 80 km2 (7964.70 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental and Mediterranean biogeographical regions
  • It protects 23 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 26 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (23)
Species group Number
Fishes 6
Invertebrates 9
Mammals 8

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 1.07
3250 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Glaucium flavum 12.47
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 20.87
3290 Intermittently flowing Mediterranean rivers of the Paspalo-Agrostidion 1.08
4030 European dry heaths 351.12
5120 Mountain Cytisus purgans formations 294.78
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 11.1
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 0.06
6120 Xeric sand calcareous grasslands 1.06
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 55.34
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 2.27
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 0.16
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 0.82
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 7.14
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 47.24
6520 Mountain hay meadows 14.23
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 1.61
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 73.02
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 370.51
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 35.62
9120 Atlantic acidophilous beech forests with Ilex and sometimes also Taxus in the shrublayer (Quercion robori-petraeae or Ilici-Fagenion) 240.77
9160 Sub-Atlantic and medio-European oak or oak-hornbeam forests of the Carpinion betuli 231.97
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 12.34
9260 Castanea sativa woods 1519.4
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 103.52
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 325.42

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)
September 2018
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date of Standard data form update Not available

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