Ostoja Szaniecko-Solecka

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code PLH260034)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since October 2009
  • Country: Poland
  • Administrative region: Świętokrzyskie (PL33)
  • Surface area: 81 km2 (8072.86 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 16 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 19 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (16)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Fishes 2
Flowering Plants 4
Invertebrates 6
Mammals 2

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
1340 Inland salt meadows 80.73
2330 Inland dunes with open Corynephorus and Agrostis grasslands 80.73
3130 Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or of the Isoeto-Nanojuncetea 80.73
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 80.73
4030 European dry heaths 80.73
5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands 80.73
6120 Xeric sand calcareous grasslands 80.73
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 175.18
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 80.73
6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) 699.11
6440 Alluvial meadows of river valleys of the Cnidion dubii 80.73
6510 Lowland hay meadows (Alopecurus pratensis, Sanguisorba officinalis) 1189.95
7230 Alkaline fens 80.73
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 80.73
9170 Galio-Carpinetum oak-hornbeam forests 449.66
9190 Old acidophilous oak woods with Quercus robur on sandy plains 80.73
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 80.73
91F0 Riparian mixed forests of Quercus robur, Ulmus laevis and Ulmus minor, Fraxinus excelsior or Fraxinus angustifolia, along the great rivers (Ulmenion minoris) 80.73
91I0 Euro-Siberian steppic woods with Quercus spp 80.73

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)
October 2009
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
March 2011
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) August 2018
Date of Standard data form update January 2021

Interactive map

Other resources

Natura 2000 map viewer Interactive map designed for showing and querying Natura 2000 sites. Other information such as Nationally designated areas and LIFE projects are also available.
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Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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