The Italian side of Mont Blanc, the highest mountain of the Alps, from Col de la Seigne up to Col Ferret. The site includes typical alpine habitats, especially glaciers (50% of the area) and rocky areas.
An important breeding site for five of the 10 species of the Eurasian high-montane biome, and for two gamebirds.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mont Blanc (Italian side). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/08/2020.