A mountainous area supporting natural forests and alpine pastures. Human activities include stock-grazing and other forms of agriculture.
Important for breeding Serinus citrinella and forest species such as Dryocopus martius, Dendrocopos leucotos and Picoides tridactylus. Upland species are also present, with Bonasa bonasia, Tetrao tetrix, Tetrao urogallus and Turdus torquatus breeding.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Garselli-Zigerberg, Alpengebiet. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/10/2020.