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Year of compilation: 2000
A montane area with Fagus
forests, coniferous forests, scree, cliffs, rocky slopes and mountain rivers.
The site is important for breeding raptors, gamebirds and woodpeckers.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
High hunting pressure, disturbance from increasing recreational activities (climbing) and intensive forestry are the main threats.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Haute Soule : massif de la Pierre-St-Martin.. Downloaded from
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