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

B

1.2 Site code

ES2430043

1.3 Site name

LAGUNA DE GALLOCANTA

1.4 First Compilation date

1998-12

1.5 Update date

2012-06

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:Dirección General de Medio Natural y Gestión Forestal. Departamento de Agricultura, Ganadería y Medio Ambiente. Gobierno de Aragón
Address:               
Email:mnaturalygforestal@aragon.es

1.7 Site indication and designation / classification dates

Date site proposed as SCI:1999-04
Date site confirmed as SCI:2006-06
Date site designated as SAC:2021-02
National legal reference of SAC designation:http://www.boa.aragon.es/cgi-bin/EBOA/BRSCGI?CMD=VERDOC&BASE=BOLE&PIECE=BOLE&DOCS=1-34&DOCR=23&SEC=FIRMA&RNG=200&SEPARADOR=&SECC-C=&PUBL-C=&PUBL=20210205&@PUBL-E=

2. SITE LOCATION

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2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:-1.494800
Latitude:40.963500

2.2 Area [ha]

2813.4621

2.3 Marine area [%]

0.0000

2.4 Sitelength [km] (optional):


No information provided

2.5 Administrative region code and name

NUTS level 2 code Region Name
ES24Aragón

2.6 Biogeographical Region(s)

Mediterranean (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
1310  info      1.65  0.00 
1410  info      391.87  0.00 
3140  info      0.05  0.00 
3170  info  X     0.003  0.00 
4090  info      0.15  0.00 
6170  info      0.15  0.00 
6220  info  X     2.85  0.00 
6420  info      2.85  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.
P1614Apium repens    grids1x1   
I1083Lucanus cervus    DD       
P1598Lythrum flexuosum    localities   
P1889Puccinellia pungens    905948  905948  area   
P1391Riella helicophylla    22  22  grids1x1   
  • 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
1191Alytes obstetricans             
A218Athene noctua                 
Baldellia ranunculoides    grids1x1             
2361Bufo bufo               
A087Buteo buteo                 
2644Capreolus capreolus                   
A366Carduelis cannabina                 
A364Carduelis carduelis                 
Carex lanzii    grids1x1           
2645Cervus elaphus                   
A363Chloris chloris                 
A289Cisticola juncidis                 
A350Corvus corax                 
Elymus pungens pungens                   
A383Emberiza calandra                 
6284Epidalea calamita               
A096Falco tinnunculus                 
Frankenia laevis                   
A244Galerida cristata                 
A655Lanius excubitor meridionalis               
Microcnemum coralloides    grids1x1             
1996Narcissus triandrus pallidulus    -1             
A330Parus major                 
1198Pelobates cultripes    -1           
1198Pelobates cultripes               
2360Pelodytes punctatus                   
A357Petronia petronia                 
Phragmites communis                   
A235Picus viridis                 
2431Psammodromus hispanicus               
Pterygoneurum subsessile    localities             
Riella notarisii                   
1849Ruscus aculeatus    grids1x1         
Salicornia patula                   
A276Saxicola torquatus                 
Scirpus holoschoenus                   
Scirpus lacustris                   
Scorzonera parviflora    grids1x1             
Senecio auricula    grids1x1             
A361Serinus serinus                 
Sonchus crassifolius                   
5861Sus scrofa                   
A305Sylvia melanocephala                 
Thymus loscosii                   
A213Tyto alba                 
  • 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
N0250.00
N0330.00
N1220.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

Espacio situado en una cuenca endorreica de montaña en el entorno de la Laguna de Gallocanta. Presenta un clima mediterráneo semiárido continental y la precipitación media anual es de entre 400 y 500 mm. El nivel de agua de la laguna y sus características

4.2 Quality and importance

Es la localidad más importante del paleártico occidental en el transcurso de la migración anual de la grulla común. La Laguna de Gallocanta (la de mayor extensión de la Península Ibérica y la mayor laguna salina de Europa Occidental) es además un tipo esp

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]
HA02i
HA08i
HA09i
MA10o
LC01.01o
MD02.01i
LD06i
LE03.01i
MG01.02i
MI01i
HJ02.05o
MK01.01o
Positive Impacts
RankActivities, management [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
HG03i

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/Province57.53
Local/Municipal0
Any Public0
Joint or Co-Ownership0
Private42.47
Unknown0
sum100

4.5 Documentation (optional)

Plan de Ordenación de los Recursos Naturales de la Zona Especial Protección para las Aves de la Laguna de Gallocanta.

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

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5.1 Designation types at national and regional level (optional):

Code Cover [%]
ES0468.00
ES401.00
ES401.00
IN001.00

5.2 Relation of the described site with other sites (optional):

Designated at national or regional level:

Type code Site name Type Cover [%]
Laguna de Gallocanta-100.00

Designated at international level:

Type Site name Type Cover [%]
Other Laguna de Gallocanta-100.00

5.3 Site designation (optional)

Está integrado en la ZEPA ES0000017 Gallocanta, coincidente con el Refugio de Fauna Silvestre de la Laguna de Gallocanta, declarada por Decreto 69/1995 de la DGA. También está incluído en la Lista de Humedales de Importancia Internacional (Convenio RAMSAR

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

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6.1 Body(ies) responsible for the site management:

Organisation:Dirección General de Medio Natural y Gestión Forestal. Departamento de Agricultura, Ganadería y Medio Ambiente. Gobierno de Aragón
Address:
Email:mnaturalygforestal@aragon.es

6.2 Management Plan(s):

An actual management plan does exist:

X
Yes Name: Plan básico de gestión y conservación del Espacio Protegido Red Natura 2000
Link: https://www.aragon.es/-/red-natura-2000

No, but in preparation
No

6.3 Conservation measures (optional)


No information provided

 

7. MAP OF THE SITE

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INSPIRE ID:
Map delivered as PDF in electronic format (optional)
Yes
X
No

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