Database release:
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NATURA 2000 - STANDARD DATA FORM

For Special Protection Areas (SPA),
Proposed Sites for Community Importance (pSCI),
Sites of Community Importance (SCI) and
for Special Areas of Conservation (SAC)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. SITE IDENTIFICATION

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1.1 Type

C

1.2 Site code

IT1120006

1.3 Site name

Val Mastallone

1.4 First Compilation date

1995-12

1.5 Update date

2017-05

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:Regione Piemonte - Direzione Ambiente, Governo e Tutela del territorio - Settore Biodiversità e Aree Naturali
Address:               
Email:biodiversita@regione.piemonte.it

1.7 Site indication and designation / classification dates

Date site classified as SPA:2000-08
National legal reference of SPA designationD.G.R. n.37-28804 del 29/11/1999
Date site proposed as SCI:1995-09
Date site confirmed as SCI: No data
Date site designated as SAC:2016-07
National legal reference of SAC designation:DM 27/07/2016 - G.U. 193 del 19-08-2016

2. SITE LOCATION

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2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:8.159444
Latitude:45.916389

2.2 Area [ha]

1882.0000

2.3 Marine area [%]

0.0000

2.4 Sitelength [km]:

0.00

2.5 Administrative region code and name

NUTS level 2 code Region Name
ITC1Piemonte

2.6 Biogeographical Region(s)

Alpine (100.00 %)

3. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

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3.1 Habitat types present on the site and assessment for them

Annex I Habitat types Site assessment
Code PF NP Cover [ha] Cave [number] Data quality A|B|C|D A|B|C
      RepresentativityRelative SurfaceConservationGlobal
3220  info      0.00 
4060  info      75.28  0.00   
4080  info      150  0.00 
6150  info      70  0.00 
6230  info      391.46  0.00   
6520  info      250  0.00 
8110  info      94.1  0.00   
8220  info      225.84  0.00   
9110  info      137.39  0.00   
9130  info      1.88  0.00   
9180  info      10  0.00       
91E0  info      5.65  0.00   
9420  info      58.34  0.00   
  • PF: for the habitat types that can have a non-priority as well as a priority form (6210, 7130, 9430) enter "X" in the column PF to indicate the priority form.
  • NP: in case that a habitat type no longer exists in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Cover: decimal values can be entered
  • Caves: for habitat types 8310, 8330 (caves) enter the number of caves if estimated surface is not available.
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation)

3.2 Species referred to in Article 4 of Directive 2009/147/EC and listed in Annex II of Directive 92/43/EEC and site evaluation for them

Species Population in the site Site assessment
G Code Scientific Name S NP T Size Unit Cat. D.qual. A|B|C|D A|B|C
      MinMax  Pop.Con.Iso.Glo.
BA223Aegolius funereus           
BA223Aegolius funereus           
BA412Alectoris graeca saxatilis           
BA412Alectoris graeca saxatilis           
BA091Aquila chrysaetos           
BA091Aquila chrysaetos           
BA104Bonasa bonasia           
BA104Bonasa bonasia           
BA215Bubo bubo           
BA215Bubo bubo           
F1163Cottus gobio                 
BA236Dryocopus martius           
BA408Lagopus mutus helveticus           
BA408Lagopus mutus helveticus           
BA072Pernis apivorus                 
F1107Salmo marmoratus                 
BA409Tetrao tetrix tetrix           
BA409Tetrao tetrix tetrix           
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, I = Invertebrates, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Type: p = permanent, r = reproducing, c = concentration, w = wintering (for plant and non-migratory species use permanent)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the Standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting (see reference portal)
  • Abundance categories (Cat.): C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present - to fill if data are deficient (DD) or in addition to population size information
  • Data quality: G = 'Good' (e.g. based on surveys); M = 'Moderate' (e.g. based on partial data with some extrapolation); P = 'Poor' (e.g. rough estimation); VP = 'Very poor' (use this category only, if not even a rough estimation of the population size can be made, in this case the fields for population size can remain empty, but the field "Abundance categories" has to be filled in)

3.3 Other important species of flora and fauna (optional)

Species

Population in the site

Motivation

Group CODE Scientific Name S NP Size Unit Cat. Species Annex Other categories
     MinMax C|R|V|PIVVABCD
Androsace vandellii                   
Apatura ilia                   
Apatura iris                   
1480Aquilegia alpina                   
Capreolus capreolus                   
Colias palaeno                   
Erebia pandrose                   
Erinaceus europaeus                   
Euphorbia carniolica Jacq.                   
Galium tendae                   
Glis glis                   
1334Lepus timidus                     
Limenitis populi                   
Marmota marmota                   
1357Martes martes                   
1341Muscardinus avellanarius                   
Mustela erminea                   
1057Parnassius apollo                   
Parnassius phoebus                   
1256Podarcis muralis                   
Potentilla grammopetala Moretti                   
1213Rana temporaria                   
1369Rupicapra rupicapra                     
2607Sciurus vulgaris                   
Sorex araneus                   
Sorex minutus                   
2471Vipera aspis                   
Woodsia alpina (Bolton) S.F. Gray                   
  • Group: A = Amphibians, B = Birds, F = Fish, Fu = Fungi, I = Invertebrates, L = Lichens, M = Mammals, P = Plants, R = Reptiles
  • CODE: for Birds, Annex IV and V species the code as provided in the reference portal should be used in addition to the scientific name
  • S: in case that the data on species are sensitive and therefore have to be blocked for any public access enter: yes
  • NP: in case that a species is no longer present in the site enter: x (optional)
  • Unit: i = individuals, p = pairs or other units according to the standard list of population units and codes in accordance with Article 12 and 17 reporting, (see reference portal)
  • Cat.: Abundance categories: C = common, R = rare, V = very rare, P = present
  • Motivation categories: IV, V: Annex Species (Habitats Directive), A: National Red List data; B: Endemics; C: International Conventions; D: other reasons

4. SITE DESCRIPTION

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4.1 General site character

Habitat class % Cover
N0825.00
N108.00
N1121.00
N1612.00
N177.00
N1910.00
N2217.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

Area d'alta quota compresa fra i limiti superiori del bosco e la fascia alpina e subalpina a praterie, arbusteti, detriti, rupi, circhi glaciali.

4.2 Quality and importance

Zona alpina a elevate caratteristiche di atlanticità. Presenza di carabidi endemici e di alcune specie erbacee endemiche a varia distribuzione; avifauna tipica delle cenosi d'alta quota.

4.3 Threats, pressures and activities with impacts on the site

The most important impacts and activities with high effect on the site

Negative Impacts
RankThreats and pressures [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
MA04i
Positive Impacts
RankActivities, management [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]

Rank: H = high, M = medium, L = low
Pollution: N = Nitrogen input, P = Phosphor/Phosphate input, A = Acid input/acidification,
T = toxic inorganic chemicals, O = toxic organic chemicals, X = Mixed pollutions
i = inside, o = outside, b = both

4.4 Ownership (optional)

Type[%]
PublicNational/Federal0
State/Province0
Local/Municipal0
Any Public0
Joint or Co-Ownership0
Private0
Unknown0
sum100

4.5 Documentation

I.P.L.A., 1988 - Piano Naturalistico dell'Ampliamento del Parco Naturale Alta Valsesia in Val Mastallone (Vercelli). Regione Piemonte. Assessorato ai beni Culturali ed Ambientali, Pianificazione Territoriale, Parchi, Enti Locali. (redatto); Mingozzi T., Boano G., Pulcher C. e collab., 1988 - Atlante degli uccelli nidificanti in Piemonte e Val d'Aosta 1980 1984. Mus. Reg. Scienze Nat. (Monografie VIII) Torino; Pescarolo R., 1985 - Alcuni interessanti Coleotteri del Piemonte. Riv. Piem. St. Nat., 6:261-267

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

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5.1 Designation types at national and regional level:

Code Cover [%]
IT04100.00
IT13100.00
IT35100.00

5.2 Relation of the described site with other sites:

Designated at national or regional level:

Type code Site name Type Cover [%]
IT04Parco Naturale dell' Alta Valsesia e dell'Alta Val Strona-100.00
IT41IT1140003 - Campello Monti/8.00
IT42IT1140020 - Alta Val Strona e Val Segnara/18.00
IT13Vincolo idrogeologico-100.00
IT35Galassini-100.00

Designated at international level:

Type Site name Type Cover [%]
Other Parco Naturale dell' Alta Valsesia e dell'Alta Val Strona-100.00
IT1140003 - Campello Monti/8.00
IT1140020 - Alta Val Strona e Val Segnara/18.00
Vincolo idrogeologico-100.00
Galassini-100.00

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

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6.1 Body(ies) responsible for the site management:

Organisation:Ente di gestione delle Aree protette della Valsesia
Address:
Email:info@areeprotettevallesesia.it

6.2 Management Plan(s):

An actual management plan does exist:

Yes
No, but in preparation
X
No

 

7. MAP OF THE SITE

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Map delivered as PDF in electronic format (optional)
Yes
No

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