Nacionalni park Plitvička jezera

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code HR5000020)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since July 2013
  • Country: Croatia
  • Administrative region: Jadranska Hrvatska (HR03)
  • Surface area: 298 km2 (29797.13 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 25 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 21 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 (25)
Species group Number
Flowering Plants 4
Invertebrates 7
Mammals 13
Mosses & Liverworts 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 50
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 15
4030 European dry heaths 480
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 50
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 1300
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 240
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 100
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 2
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 0.1
7230 Alkaline fens 19
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 5
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 10
8310 Caves not open to the public 0
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 985
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 75
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 36
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 1010
91K0 Illyrian Fagus sylvatica forests (Aremonio-Fagion) 21000
91L0 Illyrian oak-hornbeam forests (Erythronio-carpinion) 113
91R0 Dinaric dolomite Scots pine forests (Genisto januensis-Pinetum) 1215
32A0 Tufa cascades of karstic rivers of the Dinaric Alps 25

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)
July 2013
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2014
 
Date of Standard data form update April 2015

Interactive map

Other resources

Natura 2000 map viewer Interactive map designed for showing and querying Natura 2000 sites. Other information such as Nationally designated areas and LIFE projects are also available.
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Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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