Nordul Gorjului de Est

Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ROSCI0128)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since December 2007
  • Country: Romania
  • Administrative region: Sud-Vest Oltenia (RO41), Vest (RO42)
  • Surface area: 492 km2 (49201.00 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Alpine and Continental biogeographical regions
  • It protects 24 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 25 habitat types of the Habitats Directive

Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (24)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Fishes 4
Flowering Plants 4
Invertebrates 2
Mammals 11
Reptiles 1

Habitat types

Habitat type code Habitat type english name Cover [ha]
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 9.5
3230 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Myricaria germanica 5.5
3240 Alpine rivers and their ligneous vegetation with Salix elaeagnos 0.75
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 0
4070 Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron hirsutum (Mugo-Rhododendretum hirsuti) 0
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 0
6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) 0
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 0
6520 Mountain hay meadows 0
7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) 0.75
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 21.5
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 33.5
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 6769.5
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 1093.5
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 19.5
9170 Galio-Carpinetum oak-hornbeam forests 28.5
9180 Tilio-Acerion forests of slopes, screes and ravines 0
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 97.5
9260 Castanea sativa woods 13
9410 Acidophilous Picea forests of the montane to alpine levels (Vaccinio-Piceetea) 4900.5
91L0 Illyrian oak-hornbeam forests (Erythronio-carpinion) 10.5
91M0 Pannonian-Balkanic turkey oak –sessile oak forests 484.5
91Q0 Western Carpathian calcicolous Pinus sylvestris forests 66
91V0 Dacian Beech forests (Symphyto-Fagion) 19954.5
91Y0 Dacian oak & hornbeam forests 108.5

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)
December 2007
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
February 2009
Date of Standard data form update November 2019

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