Furlo gorge and Mount Catria

Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 36,000 ha

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
An area of hills and mountains, south of the town of Urbino, mainly covered by broadleaved woodland. Gola del Furlo is a gorge. Main land-uses are forestry, hunting and tourism.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Furlo gorge and Mount Catria. Downloaded from on 09/02/2023.