IT058
Alto Garda Bresciano


Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 21,659 ha

Protection status:

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
A pre-Alpine mountain area on the west side of Lago di Garda, north of the town of Salò. The site is rich in broadleaved woodlands, grasslands, gorges and rocky cliffs. It is almost uninhabited and mainly used for nature conservation.

Key biodiversity
A notable breeding site for raptors and gamebirds.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Alto Garda Bresciano. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.