CH031
Bregaglia valley


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Rock Partridge Alectoris graeca NT resident 1996 40-70 breeding pairs B2
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla LC breeding 1996 20 breeding pairs B2
Yellow-billed Chough Pyrrhocorax graculus LC resident 1996 30-50 breeding pairs A3
Wallcreeper Tichodroma muraria LC resident 1996 present A3
Rufous-tailed Rock-thrush Monticola saxatilis LC breeding 1996 5-25 breeding pairs B2
Alpine Accentor Prunella collaris LC resident 1996 80 breeding pairs A3
White-winged Snowfinch Montifringilla nivalis LC resident 1996 30-60 breeding pairs A3
Serinus citrinella NR breeding 1996 20-50 breeding pairs A3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Monitoring

Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2011 medium not assessed negligible
Was the whole site covered? Yes State assessed by unset
Accuracy of information medium

Threats to the site (pressure)
Threat Level 1 Threat Level 2 Timing Scope Severity Result
Agricultural expansion and intensification livestock farming and ranching (includes forest grazing) - small-holder grazing, ranching or farming happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Biological resource use hunting & collecting terrestrial animals - intentional use (species being assessed is the target) happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Climate change and severe weather habitat shifting and alteration likely in long term (beyond 4 years) whole area/population (>90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now some of area/population (10-49%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium

Conservation actions taken at site (response)
Conservation Designation Management Planning Conservation Action Result
Little/none of site covered (<10%) No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place negligible
For more information about IBA monitoring please click here

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zwischen Malojapass und Val da Pila (Malojariegel) Bundesinventar der Hoch- und Übergangsmoore von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 5
Val Fedoz Bundesinventar der Flachmoore von nationaler Bedeutung 17 protected area is adjacent to site 1
Val Bondasca-Val da l'Albigna Landscapes and Natural Monuments of National Importance 4,293 protected area overlaps with site 1,112
Vadrec da la Bondasca Bundesinventar der Auengebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 192 protected area overlaps with site 17
Tumbler Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 4 protected area contained by site 0
Roticcio Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Plaz Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Plaun dal Sel Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pisnana Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Passo del Maloja/Aira da la Palza Bundesinventar der Hoch- und Übergangsmoore von nationaler Bedeutung 6 protected area contained by site 39
Passo del Maloja/Aira da la Palza Bundesinventar der Flachmoore von nationaler Bedeutung 7 protected area contained by site 7
Palza Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Oberengadiner Seenlandschaft und Berninagruppe Landscapes and Natural Monuments of National Importance 37,284 protected area overlaps with site 1,653
Nalghen Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Muntac Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Motta Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Lottan Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 9 protected area contained by site 0
Lan Pensa da Rutic Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
La Taiäda Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 6 protected area overlaps with site 0
L'Äla Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 9 protected area contained by site 0
Flin Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Durbegia Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 5 protected area contained by site 0
Duegn Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Dascciun Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Creista Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Cavril Federal Inventory of Alluvial Zones of National Importance 9 protected area contained by site 0
Cavloc Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 37 protected area overlaps with site 0
Castelmur Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Casnac Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Cant Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 14 protected area contained by site 0
Caccior Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Caccior Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Caccior Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Brentan Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 20 protected area contained by site 0
Bosch da la Furcela Bundesinventar der Hoch- und Übergangsmoore von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 4
Borgonovo-Stampa-Campac Federal Inventory of Alluvial Zones of National Importance 46 protected area contained by site 0
Bleisacia Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 4 protected area contained by site 0
Bleis Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 6 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland, Treeline ecotone -
Grassland Alpine, subalpine and boreal grassland -
Artificial/Terrestrial Other urban and industrial areas, Urban parks and gardens -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs, Scree & boulders -
Wetlands (inland) Fens, transition mires and springs, Raised bogs, Rivers and streams, Standing freshwater -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bregaglia valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/11/2020.