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Generoso mountain


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
Eurasian Wryneck Jynx torquilla LC breeding 1996 20-30 breeding pairs B2
Common Redstart Phoenicurus phoenicurus LC breeding 1996 150-250 breeding pairs B2

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)
2013 medium not assessed low
Was the whole site covered? No 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 likely in long term (beyond 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Agricultural expansion and intensification wood and pulp plantations (includes afforestation) - small-holder plantations likely in short term (within 4 years) some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Human intrusions and disturbance recreational activities happening now majority/most of area/population (50-90%) no or imperceptible deterioration low
Natural system modifications other ecosystem modifications happening now some of area/population (10-49%) slow but significant deterioration medium
Residential and commercial development housing and urban areas 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
Whole area of site (>90%) covered by appropriate conservation designation No management planning has taken place Very little or no conservation action taking place low
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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Stagno Avra Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 0 protected area contained by site 0
Segoletto Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Scudellate Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Sassi Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 4 protected area contained by site 0
Roncapiano Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Roncaia Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Roncaccio Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Pree Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Pinca Zuccone Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Pianspessa Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 3 protected area contained by site 0
Piancabella Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Peregai Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 7 protected area contained by site 0
Monte Generoso Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 105 protected area contained by site 0
Monte Generoso Smaragd-Gebiete 6,215 is identical to site 0
Monte Generoso Landscapes and Natural Monuments of National Importance 6,215 is identical to site 6,215
Lunghi Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Loasa Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Guasto Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Grotto del Lauro Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Gole della Breggia Federal Inventory of Amphibian Spawning Areas of National Importance 3 protected area contained by site 0
Dosso dell'Ora-Dosso Bello Bundesinventar der Amphibienlaichgebiete von nationaler Bedeutung 4 protected area contained by site 0
Dosso d'Arla Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Croce Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Corengiole Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Caviano Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 2 protected area contained by site 0
Berretta Bundesinventar der Trockenwiesen und -weiden von nationaler Bedeutung 1 protected area contained by site 0
Arogno Federal Inventory of Dry Grasslands and Pastures of National Importance 1 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland -
Grassland Mesophile grasslands -
Artificial/Terrestrial Urban parks and gardens, Other urban and industrial areas -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs, Scree & boulders -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Generoso mountain. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.