La Bendola

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code FR9302005)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since October 2005
  • Country: France
  • Administrative region: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur (FR82)
  • Surface area: 11 km2 (1063.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine and Mediterranean biogeographical regions
  • It protects 15 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 20 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species

Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (15)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 6
Mammals 4
Mosses & Liverworts 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 0.17
5110 Stable xero-thermophilous formations with Buxus sempervirens on rock slopes (Berberidion pp) 17.3
5210 Arborescent matorral with Juniperus spp 15.4
5320 Low formations of Euphorbia close to cliffs 10.58
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 10.58
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 2.9
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 4.1
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 1.9
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 0.1
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 1.1
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 0.05
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 0.4
8160 Medio-European calcareous scree of hill and montane levels 1.7
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 4.9
8310 Caves not open to the public 10.58
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 65
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 5.9
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 2.2
9260 Castanea sativa woods 9.1
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 5.3

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 2005
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
July 2006
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) February 2010
 
Date of Standard data form update November 2017

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