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Monts et Plomb du Cantal


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

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 Protection

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Volcans d'Auvergne Parc naturel régional 388,953 protected area contains site 0
Vallées de la Cère et de la Jordanne Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 203 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rivières à écrevisses à pattes blanches Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 155 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Monts et Plomb du Cantal Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 6,408 protected area overlaps with site 6,023
Massif cantalien Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,106 protected area overlaps with site 2,337
Lacs et rivières à loutres Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 241 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Entre Sumène et Mars Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 726 protected area overlaps with site 0
Affluents rive droite de la Truyère amont Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,198 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved deciduous woodland, Native coniferous woodland, Mixed woodland -
Shrubland Heathland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Raised bogs -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Scree & boulders, Inland cliffs -
Artificial/Terrestrial -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Monts et Plomb du Cantal. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/01/2022.