Mount Sette Fratelli and Sarrabus

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2002

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos LC resident 1992-2001 4-6 breeding pairs C6

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.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Riu S. Barzolu Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 281 protected area contained by site 281
Monte dei Sette Fratelli e Sarrabus Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,296 protected area overlaps with site 6,554
Monte dei Sette Fratelli Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 40,474 protected area overlaps with site 40,372


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Grassland -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams -
Artificial/Terrestrial Highly improved re-seeded landscapes, Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
forestry -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Mount Sette Fratelli and Sarrabus. Downloaded from on 20/04/2021.