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Tarvisio forest and Giulie pre-alps


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
Hazel Grouse Bonasa bonasia LC resident 2000 50-100 breeding pairs C6
Western Capercaillie Tetrao urogallus LC resident 2000 10-30 males C6
Black Grouse Lyrurus tetrix LC resident 2000 50-80 males C6
Corncrake Crex crex LC breeding 1995-2000 33-50 males A1, C1, C6
Boreal Owl Aegolius funereus LC resident 2000 20-40 breeding pairs C6
Grey-faced Woodpecker Picus canus LC resident 2000 20-30 breeding pairs C6
Black Woodpecker Dryocopus martius LC resident 1990 present C6
Three-toed Woodpecker Picoides tridactylus LC resident 2000 1 breeding pairs C6
Peregrine Falcon Falco peregrinus LC resident 2000 3-8 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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Valloni di Rio Bianco e di Malborghetto Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,662 protected area contained by site 4,662
Riserva naturale Rio Bianco Riserva Naturale Statale 378 protected area contained by site 0
Riserva naturale Cucco Riserva Naturale Statale 21 protected area contained by site 0
Rii del Gambero di torrente Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 28 protected area overlaps with site 0
Prealpi Giulie Settentrionali Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 9,592 protected area overlaps with site 9,592
Parco naturale delle Prealpi Giulie Parco naturale regionale/provinciale 9,402 protected area contained by site 0
Monte Auernig e Monte Corona Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 465 protected area overlaps with site 465
Lago Minisini e Rivoli Bianchi Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 402 protected area overlaps with site 143
Jof di Montasio e Jof Fuart Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 7,999 protected area contained by site 7,999
Conca di Fusine Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 3,598 protected area contained by site 3,598
Alpi Giulie Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 18,033 protected area contained by site 18,033


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tarvisio forest and Giulie pre-alps. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 13/08/2022.