Val Sedornia - Val Zurio - Pizzo della Presolana

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code IT2060005)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since June 1995
  • Country: Italy
  • Administrative region: Lombardia (ITC4)
  • Surface area: 130 km2 (12962.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 97 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 21 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (97)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Birds 86
Ferns 1
Fishes 3
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3230 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Myricaria germanica 4.25
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 239.79
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 261.48
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 84.05
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 2025.28
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 450.14
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 301.54
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 71.21
6520 Mountain hay meadows 399.93
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 78.9
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 615.78
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 693.19
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 92.9
8240 Limestone pavements 207.17
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 447.82
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 184.14
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 53.22
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 0.79
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 3308.68
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 590.26
91K0 Illyrian Fagus sylvatica forests (Aremonio-Fagion) 419.34

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 2014
Date of Standard data form update April 2020

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