A mountainous area with deciduous and conifer forests, large areas of heathlands, scree and rocky slopes and alpine meadows.
This is an important site for species associated with open upland habitats and forest, particularly breeding raptors. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax (1-10 breeding pairs).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Parc National des Cévennes. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/10/2020.