A mountain area in the central Apennines, with large tracts of broadleaved woodland and especially extensive alpine grasslands. Main land-uses are nature conservation, tourism and forestry.
A breeding site for four of the ten species of the Eurasian high-montane biome, as well as raptors and owls.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sibillini mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/10/2020.