Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code HUDD20030)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since May 2004
  • Country: Hungary
  • Administrative region: Dél-Dunántúl (HU23)
  • Surface area: 262 km2 (26181.17 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Pannonian biogeographical region
  • It protects 30 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 22 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (30)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Flowering Plants 4
Invertebrates 15
Mammals 9

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 1.31
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 106.86
6240 Sub-Pannonic steppic grasslands 523.62
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 261.81
6440 Alluvial meadows of river valleys of the Cnidion dubii 30.68
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 261.81
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 261.81
7230 Alkaline fens 0.36
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 261.81
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 13.09
8310 Caves not open to the public 0
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 130.91
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 4.46
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 1047.25
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 261.81
91F0 Riparian mixed forests of Quercus robur, Ulmus laevis and Ulmus minor, Fraxinus excelsior or Fraxinus angustifolia, along the great rivers (Ulmenion minoris) 10.2
91H0 Pannonian woods with Quercus pubescens 1047.25
40A0 Subcontinental peri-Pannonic scrub 261.81
6190 Rupicolous pannonic grasslands (Stipo-Festucetalia pallentis) 261.81
91K0 Illyrian Fagus sylvatica forests (Aremonio-Fagion) 5236.23
91L0 Illyrian oak-hornbeam forests (Erythronio-carpinion) 6545.29
91M0 Pannonian-Balkanic turkey oak –sessile oak forests 5236.23

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)
May 2004
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) February 2010
Date of Standard data form update October 2012

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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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