Plateau d'Emparis - Goleon

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR9301497)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since August 1998
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (FR82)
  • Surface area: 74 km2 (7439.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 4 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 (4)
Species group Number
Mammals 4

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 8
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 6.1
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 77
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 5.9
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 173
4080 Sub-Arctic Salix spp scrub 0.83
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 102
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 254
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 1705
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 190
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 827
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 1.7
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 5.1
6520 Mountain hay meadows 667
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 10
7230 Alkaline fens 35
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 13
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 427
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 1830
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 114
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 181
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 300
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 1.3
8240 Limestone pavements 4.9
8340 Permanent glaciers 100
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 4.6

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)
August 1998
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2003
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) April 2007
 
Date of Standard data form update November 2017

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