Garselli-Zigerberg, Alpengebiet

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A mountainous area supporting natural forests and alpine pastures. Human activities include stock-grazing and other forms of agriculture.

Key biodiversity
Important for breeding Serinus citrinella and forest species such as Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos leucotos and Picoides tridactylus. Upland species are also present, with Bonasa bonasia, Tetrao tetrix, Tetrao urogallus and Turdus torquatus breeding.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The area is threatened by development for tourism.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Garselli-Zigerberg, Alpengebiet. Downloaded from on 28/09/2020.