Ausoni and Aurunci mountains

Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 92,021 ha

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
A mountain complex bordering the Tyrrhenian Sea, north of the towns of Terracina and Gaeta. Habitats include maquis, broadleaved evergreen woodland, garrigue, pastures and rocky cliffs. The main human activities are agriculture, forestry and hunting.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ausoni and Aurunci mountains. Downloaded from on 07/02/2023.