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Carniche pre-Alps


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A mountainous area of the pre-Alps in north-east Italy, characterized by extensive pastures, streams, rivers, and coniferous and broadleaved woodlands. Agriculture is the main land-use.



Key biodiversity
An important breeding area for Crex crex.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is the abandonment of traditional land-use on grasslands.



Protected areas
National None International UnknownOverlaps with SPA.




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Carniche pre-Alps. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/01/2022.