Alpi Veglia e Devero - Monte Giove

Quick facts

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (58)
Species group Number
Birds 51
Fishes 1
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 4

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 0.4
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 18.07
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 1850.1
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 1.3
4080 Sub-Arctic Salix spp scrub 30.3
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 151.18
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 707.8
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 873.9
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 33.5
6520 Mountain hay meadows 133.2
7110 Active raised bogs 0.5
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 2.4
7230 Alkaline fens 5
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 0.1
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 2272.3
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 2059.1
8310 Caves not open to the public 151.18
8340 Permanent glaciers 181.3
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 70.2
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 15.12
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 59.9
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 309.7
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 1495.9
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 2.4

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) Under Birds directive
  • Date classified as Special Protection Area (SPA)
October 2006
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
September 1995
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) November 2017
Date of Standard data form update December 2019

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