Prolongement en mer des Cap et étang de Leucate

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR9102012)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since October 2008
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Languedoc-Roussillon (FR81)
  • Surface area: 137 km2 (13731.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 100%
  • Located in Mediterranean biogeographical region
  • It protects 0 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 2 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species

No information reported

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1110 Sandbanks which are slightly covered by sea water all the time 1098.64
1170 Reefs 823.98

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)
October 2008
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2009
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) October 2016
 
Date of Standard data form update August 2016

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