Dormillouse - Lavercq

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR9301529)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since April 2002
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (FR82)
  • Surface area: 64 km2 (6383.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 13 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 27 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (13)
Species group Number
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 5
Mammals 5
Mosses & Liverworts 1

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 0.01
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 11.5
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 0.81
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 297
4080 Sub-Arctic Salix spp scrub 5.8
4090 Endemic oro-Mediterranean heaths with gorse 38
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 43.4
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 632
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 98.6
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 288
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 71.6
6520 Mountain hay meadows 236
7110 Active raised bogs 5.4
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 16.2
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 1.4
7230 Alkaline fens 55.4
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 0.17
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 414
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 1128
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 31.2
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 270
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 341
8240 Limestone pavements 15.9
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 10.8
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 453
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 1122
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 5.8

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 2003
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) February 2014
Date of Standard data form update November 2017

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