IT177
Altopiano di Campeda


Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 11,058 ha

Protection status:

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 very high very unfavourable negligible
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Site description
An area of grassland, with patches of cork oak Quercus suber woodland, located north of the village of Macomer. The area is rich in small, temporary pools, and there are also rocky areas and rivers. The main land-use is agriculture.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding site for Tetrax tetrax and other open-country species. Breeding species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Falco naumanni.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Altopiano di Campeda. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2018.