IBA criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 88,200 ha
Site description (baseline)
A large montane area encompassing broadleaved forest, heathlands, meadows, peatbogs, scree, rocky slopes and alpine grasslands.
The site is important for breeding raptors and other species associated with mountain habitats.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Massif des Vosges: Hautes Vosges. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/2144 on 10/06/2023.