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Finalese - Capo Noli

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code IT1323201)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since June 1995
  • Country: Italy
  • Administrative region: Liguria (ITC3)
  • Surface area: 28 km2 (2782.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 1%
  • Located in Mediterranean biogeographical region
  • It protects 106 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 (106)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 95
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 3
Mammals 6

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1170 Reefs 27.82
1210 Annual vegetation of drift lines 27.82
1240 Vegetated sea cliffs of the Mediterranean coasts with endemic Limonium spp 27.82
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 0.03
3280 Constantly flowing Mediterranean rivers with Paspalo-Agrostidion species and hanging curtains of Salix and Populus alba 27.82
5320 Low formations of Euphorbia close to cliffs 27.82
5330 Thermo-Mediterranean and pre-desert scrub 27.82
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 27.82
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 139.1
6220 Pseudo-steppe with grasses and annuals of the Thero-Brachypodietea 27.82
6420 Mediterranean tall humid grasslands of the Molinio-Holoschoenion 27.82
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 27.82
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 27.82
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 27.82
8310 Caves not open to the public 0.03
8330 Submerged or partially submerged sea caves 0.03
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 27.82
9260 Castanea sativa woods 139.1
9330 Quercus suber forests 27.82
9340 Quercus ilex and Quercus rotundifolia forests 918.06
9540 Mediterranean pine forests with endemic Mesogean pines 417.3
91AA Eastern white oak woods 278.2

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)
June 1995
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
Not available
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) April 2017
Date of Standard data form update December 2020

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