IBA criteria met: C7 (2000)
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Area: 24,500 ha
Site description (baseline)
A subalpine, mountainous area north of the town of Varese, covered mainly by broadleaved woodlands, with some streams and small lakes. The main land-uses are recreation and forestry.
The area is important mainly for species of woodland passerine and for some breeding raptors.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Campo dei Fiori, Valganna and Cuvia valley. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/2878 on 10/06/2023.