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Quick facts

  • Natura 2000 site (code ROSCI0206)
  • Under Habitats Directive
  • Since December 2007
  • Country: Romania
  • Administrative region: Sud-Vest Oltenia (RO41), Vest (RO42)
  • Surface area: 1255 km2 (125502.50 ha)
  • Marine area: 0%
  • Located in Continental biogeographical region
  • It protects 64 species of the Nature Directives
  • It protects 29 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 (64)
Species group Number
Amphibians 2
Ferns 2
Fishes 13
Flowering Plants 11
Invertebrates 18
Mammals 16
Reptiles 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 0
3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic vegetation of Chara spp 0
3150 Natural eutrophic lakes with Magnopotamion or Hydrocharition -type vegetation 0
3260 Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation 0
3270 Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri pp and Bidention pp vegetation 0
6110 Rupicolous calcareous or basophilic grasslands of the Alysso-Sedion albi 0
6120 Xeric sand 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
8120 Calcareous and calcshist screes of the montane to alpine levels (Thlaspietea rotundifolii) 0
8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 0
8230 Siliceous rock with pioneer vegetation of the Sedo-Scleranthion or of the Sedo albi-Veronicion dillenii 0
8310 Caves not open to the public 0
9110 Luzulo-Fagetum beech forests 0
9130 Asperulo-Fagetum beech forests 0
9150 Medio-European limestone beech forests of the Cephalanthero-Fagion 0
9170 Galio-Carpinetum oak-hornbeam forests 0
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) 0
92A0 Salix alba and Populus alba galleries 0
9530 (Sub-) Mediterranean pine forests with endemic black pines 0
40A0 Subcontinental peri-Pannonic scrub 0
6190 Rupicolous pannonic grasslands (Stipo-Festucetalia pallentis) 0
91K0 Illyrian Fagus sylvatica forests (Aremonio-Fagion) 0
91L0 Illyrian oak-hornbeam forests (Erythronio-carpinion) 0
91M0 Pannonian-Balkanic turkey oak –sessile oak forests 0
91Y0 Dacian oak & hornbeam forests 0
91AA Eastern white oak woods 0

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
Not available
 
Date of Standard data form update February 2016

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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