Uroczyska Lasów Janowskich

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code PLH060031)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since September 2006
  • Country: Poland
  • Administrative region: Lubelskie (PL31), Podkarpackie (PL32)
  • Surface area: 342 km2 (34230.11 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 20 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 23 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form


Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (20)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Fishes 4
Flowering Plants 2
Invertebrates 5
Mammals 6
Mosses & Liverworts 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
2330 Inland dunes with open Corynephorus and Agrostis grasslands 36.07
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 34.54
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 0.35
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 0.35
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 18.31
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 0
4030 European dry heaths 327.08
6120 Xeric sand calcareous grasslands 74.62
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 9.67
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 45.6
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 0.35
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 652.89
7110 Active raised bogs 142.81
7120 Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration 1.04
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 241.81
7150 Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion 14.85
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 15.2
9170 Galio-Carpinetum oak-hornbeam forests 770.34
91D0 Bog woodland 976.33
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 241.81
91F0 Riparian mixed forests of Quercus robur, Ulmus laevis and Ulmus minor, Fraxinus excelsior or Fraxinus angustifolia, along the great rivers (Ulmenion minoris) 0.35
91P0 Holy Cross fir forest (Abietetum polonicum) 680.52
91T0 Central European lichen scots pine forests 0.35

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 2006
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
March 2009
Date of Standard data form update November 2019

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Other resources

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