Lucretili mountains

Country/territory: Italy

IBA criteria met: C7 (2002)
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Area: 10,859 ha

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description (2000 baseline)
A mountain area in central Italy, north of the town of Tivoli, mainly covered by broadleaved forest. There are rocky cliffs, alpine grasslands, streams and cultivated areas. The main land-use is agriculture, including stock-rearing.

Key biodiversity
The site is also notable for breeding raptors and passerines (especially warblers), based on a qualitative ornithological survey in the 1991 breeding season.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Lucretili mountains. Downloaded from on 01/10/2023.