A large, mountainous area in the northern Apennines, including broadleaved (mainly beech Fagus) and coniferous woodlands, alpine grasslands and rocky areas, crossed by rivers and streams. The main land-uses are nature conservation, forestry, cattle-rearing and hunting.
Important for breeding species of forest and mountain.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Apennines from Passo del Cerreto to Monte Caligi. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/09/2020.