Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code IT3120160)
  • Under Birds Directive
  • Since February 2007
  • Country: Italy
  • Administrative region: Provincia Autonoma Trento (ITD2)
  • Surface area: 462 km2 (46191.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine biogeographical region
  • It protects 73 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 35 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (73)
Species group Number
Birds 67
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 1
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 36.53
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 0.16
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 18.69
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 21.92
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 5461.99
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 378.99
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 6821.59
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 529.85
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 2.14
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 45.61
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 405.7
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 1.15
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 2.64
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 10.84
6520 Mountain hay meadows 80.84
7110 Active raised bogs 5.59
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 141.24
7150 Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion 0.01
7230 Alkaline fens 20.39
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 2.44
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 2419.92
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 998.19
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 1833.16
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 2373.41
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 0.01
8240 Limestone pavements 485.91
8340 Permanent glaciers 55.72
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 254.73
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 1778.27
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 63.32
91D0 Bog woodland 5.27
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 81.09
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 10704.9
9420 Alpine Larix decidua and/or Pinus cembra forests 7035.49
91K0 Illyrian Fagus sylvatica forests (Aremonio-Fagion) 699.76

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)
February 2007
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Not under Habitats directive
Date of Standard data form update December 2019

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