Cividalese and upper Torre valley

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An area of hills and mountains in north-eastern Italy, with large areas of agriculture and broadleaved woodland. Agriculture and forestry are the main land-uses.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding area for Crex crex. The only breeding site in Italy for Strix uralensis.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Abandonment of land management is the main threat to Crex crex.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cividalese and upper Torre valley. Downloaded from on 04/10/2022.