Karkonosze

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code PLH020006)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since April 2004
  • Country: Poland
  • Administrative region: Dolnośląskie (PL51)
  • Surface area: 182 km2 (18204.91 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 12 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 (12)
Species group Number
Amphibians 1
Fishes 1
Flowering Plants 3
Invertebrates 1
Mammals 6

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3110 Oligotrophic waters containing very few minerals of sandy plains (Littorelletalia uniflorae) 72.82
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 182.05
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 910.25
4080 Sub-Arctic Salix spp scrub 1.82
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 36.41
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 728.2
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 18.2
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 163.84
6520 Mountain hay meadows 54.61
7110 Active raised bogs 18.2
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 3.64
7150 Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion 18.2
7230 Alkaline fens 18.2
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 18.2
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 36.41
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 1.82
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 1274.34
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 546.15
9170 Galio-Carpinetum oak-hornbeam forests 9.1
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 18.2
91D0 Bog woodland 131.08
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 18.2
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 5825.57

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)
April 2004
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
February 2008
 
Date of Standard data form update June 2015

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