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Source and more information: Natura 2000 Standard Data Form



Species summary

Nature directives' species in this site (33)
Species group Number
Birds 29
Flowering Plants 1
Mammals 2
Mosses & Liverworts 1

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 2815.22
3160 Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds 2815.22
3220 Alpine rivers and the herbaceous vegetation along their banks 2815.22
4060 Alpine and Boreal heaths 56304.3
4080 Sub-Arctic Salix spp scrub 5630.43
6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands 5630.43
6170 Alpine and subalpine calcareous grasslands 2815.22
6230 Species-rich Nardus grasslands, on silicious substrates in mountain areas (and submountain areas in Continental Europe) 112.61
6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels 11260.9
6450 Northern boreal alluvial meadows 112.61
7140 Transition mires and quaking bogs 5630.43
7160 Fennoscandian mineral-rich springs and springfens 10.13
7230 Alkaline fens 10.13
7240 Alpine pioneer formations of the Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae 10.13
7310 Aapa mires 39413
7320 Palsa mires 2815.22
8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) 5630.43
8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation 112.61
8340 Permanent glaciers 140.76
9010 Western Taïga 64750
9040 Nordic subalpine/subarctic forests with Betula pubescens ssp czerepanovii 45043.5
9050 Fennoscandian herb-rich forests with Picea abies 1.13
91D0 Bog woodland 11260.9
91E0 Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) 506.74

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) Under Birds directive
  • Date classified as Special Protection Area (SPA)
December 1996
Habitats Directive 92/43/EEC (SCI) Under Habitats directive
  • Date proposed as Site of Community Importance (SCI)
December 1995
  • Date confirmed as Site of Community Importance
December 2003
Date designated as Special Area of Conservation (SAC) December 2009
Date of Standard data form update May 2010

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.
Protected planet map viewer Interactive map showing the World Database on Protected Areas
European protected sites map viewer Simple interactive map showing Natura 2000 sites and Nationally designated areas
Data download The Natura 2000 dataset is available from the European Environment Agency website
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