Year of compilation: 2000
Conifer and deciduous woodlands with scree slopes, cliffs, and alpine grassland.
The site is important for breeding montane species.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The increasing number of tourists visiting the area (largely due to the ski-resort facilities) and the abandonment of traditional cattle-raising are the main threats.
None504 ha of IBA covered by Hunting Reserve (504 ha).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Forêts d'altitude du Jura : forêt du Risol et Mont d'Or. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 07/05/2021.