A mountain area in southern Italy, dominated by extensive woodlands (mainly pine Pinus and beech Fagus), traditionally cultivated land, pastures, grasslands and artificial lakes. The main land-uses are forestry, agriculture, hunting and tourism.
A notable breeding site for several woodland species.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sila Grande. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/01/2021.