Colle e Lago della Maddalena, Val Puriac

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code IT1160024)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since September 1995
  • Country: Italy
  • Administrative region: Piemonte (ITC1)
  • Surface area: 18 km2 (1834.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 31 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 23 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 (31)
Species group Number
Birds 29
Invertebrates 1
Mammals 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 7.34
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 1.83
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 7.34
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 1.83
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 12.84
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 1.83
4080 Sub-Arctic Salix spp scrub 7.34
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 121.04
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 386.97
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 71.53
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 377.8
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 3.67
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 3.67
6520 Mountain hay meadows 3.67
7230 Alkaline fens 11
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 1.83
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 62.36
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 165.06
8130 Western Mediterranean and thermophilous scree 18.34
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 124.71
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 49.52
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 34.85
9430 Subalpine and montane Pinus uncinata forests (* if on gypsum or limestone) 1.83

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)
September 1995
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
 
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) May 2017
 
Date of Standard data form update December 2017

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