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

ES6170006

1.3 Site name

Sierra de Las Nieves

1.4 First Compilation date

1997-12

1.5 Update date

2020-10

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:DIRECCIÓN GENERAL DE GESTIÓN DEL MEDIO NATURAL Y ESPACIOS PROTEGIDOS. CONSEJERÍA DE MEDIO AMBIENTE Y ORDENACIÓN DEL TERRITORIO. JUNTA DE ANDALUCÍA.
Address:               
Email:natura2000fnd.cmaot@juntadeandalucia.es

1.7 Site indication and designation / classification dates

Date site classified as SPA:2002-10
National legal reference of SPA designationDisposición transitoria séptima de la Ley 18/2003, de 29 de diciembre, por la que se aprueban medidas fiscales y administrativas
Date site proposed as SCI:1997-12
Date site confirmed as SCI:2006-07
Date site designated as SAC:2018-09
National legal reference of SAC designation:Decreto 162/2018, de 4 de septiembre, por el que se aprueban el PORN del ámbito de Sierra de Las Nieves y el PRUG del Parque Natural Sierra de Las Nieves
Explanation(s):Enlace a Decreto: https://www.juntadeandalucia.es/boja/2018/184/BOJA18-184-00384-14951-01_00142234.pdf

2. SITE LOCATION

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2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:-4.992100
Latitude:36.690500

2.2 Area [ha]

20131.8100

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
ES61Andalucía

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
3140  info      3.04  0.00 
3170  info      1.75  0.00 
3260  info      5.19  0.00 
4060  info      356.67  0.00 
4090  info      4307.7  0.00 
5110  info      420.77  0.00 
5210  info      1889.5  0.00 
5330  info      5165.06  0.00 
6170  info      152.84  0.00 
6220  info      5201.88  0.00 
6310  info      985.11  0.00 
6420  info      32.39  0.00 
7220  info      2.66  0.00 
8130  info      60.07  0.00 
8210  info      50.42  0.00 
8220  info      9.29  0.00 
8310  info      214.32  0.00 
91B0  info      14.69  0.00 
9260  info      23.83  0.00 
92A0  info      73.33  0.00 
92D0  info      87.27  0.00 
9330  info      854.73  0.00 
9340  info      361.96  0.00 
9520  info      883.02  0.00 
9540  info      557.34  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.
BA255Anthus campestris          DD       
BA091Aquila chrysaetos   
P1707Atropa baetica          DD       
I1092Austropotamobius pallipes          DD       
BA215Bubo bubo          DD       
BA225Caprimulgus ruficollis          DD       
BA080Circaetus gallicus          DD       
BA208Columba palumbus          DD       
BA113Coturnix coturnix          DD       
A1195Discoglossus jeanneae          DD       
BA103Falco peregrinus          DD       
BA359Fringilla coelebs          DD       
BA244Galerida cristata          DD       
BA245Galerida theklae          DD       
P1662Galium viridiflorum          DD       
BA093Hieraaetus fasciatus   
BA092Hieraaetus pennatus          DD       
BA369Loxia curvirostra          DD         
BA246Lullula arborea          DD       
M1355Lutra lutra          DD       
R1221Mauremys leprosa          DD       
BA230Merops apiaster          DD       
BA280Monticola saxatilis          DD         
BA278Oenanthe hispanica          DD       
BA279Oenanthe leucura          DD       
BA328Parus ater          DD         
BA274Phoenicurus phoenicurus          DD         
BA346Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax          DD       
BA276Saxicola torquata          DD       
BA155Scolopax rusticola          DD       
BA304Sylvia cantillans          DD         
BA303Sylvia conspicillata          DD       
BA302Sylvia undata          DD       
BA265Troglodytes troglodytes          DD         
  • 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
A247Alauda arvensis                 
A110Alectoris rufa                 
Alytes dickhilleni                 
1368Capra pyrenaica             
2644Capreolus capreolus                 
A366Carduelis cannabina                 
A364Carduelis carduelis                 
A364Carduelis carduelis                 
A350Corvus corax                 
A347Corvus monedula                 
Cryphalus numidicus                 
A212Cuculus canorus               
2646Dama dama                 
Dioryctria aulloi                 
2464Elaphe scalaris                 
A378Emberiza cia               
Falco tinnunculus             
1363Felis silvestris             
A342Garrulus glandarius                 
1359Herpestes ichneumon               
A438Hippolais pallida               
A300Hippolais polyglotta               
A340Lanius excubitor                 
A341Lanius senator               
A271Luscinia megarhynchos               
A383Miliaria calandra                 
A281Monticola solitarius               
5768Oncorhynchus mykiss                 
Ovis musimon                 
A329Parus caeruleus               
A327Parus cristatus               
A327Parus cristatus               
A354Passer domesticus                 
A273Phoenicurus ochruros               
A313Phylloscopus bonelli               
A235Picus viridis               
2430Psammodromus algirus                 
A250Ptyonoprogne rupestris               
A318Regulus ignicapillus               
A317Regulus regulus               
6262Salmo trutta trutta                 
A361Serinus serinus                 
5857Squalius pyrenaicus                 
5861Sus scrofa                 
A306Sylvia hortensis               
A305Sylvia melanocephala               
A283Turdus merula                 
A287Turdus viscivorus                 
  • 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
N0848.00
N0923.00
N1725.00
N182.00
N211.00
N221.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

Es característico de este espacio el relieve con escarpes de falla y cabalgamientos, así como mantos de corrimiento. Característico además por su rocosidad y pedregosidad. En las formaciones geológicas hay un predominio de las de origen calizo, con la presencia de formaciones de origen kárstico.

4.2 Quality and importance

-Mayor superficie de distribución mundial y número de especímenes del Abeto endémico Abies pinsapo BoissVegetación rica y característica que comprende desde comunidades relícticas de tipo subtropical, hasta matorrales de alta montaña, pasando por comunidades tan interesantes como las dolomíticas y serpentinícolas con la presencia de abundantes endemismos.Zona de media y alta montaña importante por sus poblaciones de rapaces.

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]
HA04I
MD01.01I
LD02.01I
MD05I
LE04.01I
MF03.01I
LF03.02.03I
LF04.01I
MG01.02I
MG01.03I
LG01.04I
LH06.01I
ML09I
Positive Impacts
RankActivities, management [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
MBI
MB02.01I
MB02.03I
MB02.04I
MD01.01I
LD02.01I
MD05I
LE04.01I
MF03.01I
LF03.02.03I
LF03.02.09I
MG01.02I
MG01.03I
LG01.04I
LG02.08I
LG02.10I
MG03I
LJ01I

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/Federal14.94
State/Province0
Local/Municipal49.35
Any Public0
Joint or Co-Ownership0
Private35.71
Unknown0
sum100

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

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5.1 Designation types at national and regional level:

Code Cover [%]
ES000.39
ES1099.61
ES190.01

5.2 Relation of the described site with other sites:

Designated at national or regional level:

Type code Site name Type Cover [%]
ES10Sierra de Las Nieves*99.61
ES95Ríos Guadalhorce, Fábalas y Pereilas/0.00
ES19Pinsapo de las Escaleretas+0.00
ES95Río Guadalevín/0.00
ES99Zona de Especial Protección para las Aves (ZEPA) Sierra de Grazalema/0.00
ES10Sierra de Grazalema/0.00
ES95Valle del Río del Genal/0.00
ES95Sierra de Grazalema/0.00
ES19Mirador de la cuenca del río Turón - Mirador del Guarda Forestal+0.01
ES95Sierra Blanquilla/0.00
ES95Sierras Bermeja y Real/0.00
ES95Sierras de Acaparaín y Aguas/0.00
ES95Sierra Blanca/0.00

Designated at international level:

Type Site name Type Cover [%]
biosphereSierra de las Nieves y su entorno-100.00
Intercontinental del Mediterraneo Andalucía (España) - Marruecos-100.00

5.3 Site designation (optional)

categoria A/codigo ES10/Parque Natural

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

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6.1 Body(ies) responsible for the site management:

Organisation:DIRECCIÓN GENERAL DE MEDIO NATURAL, BIODIVERSIDAD Y ESPACIOS PROTEGIDOS. CONSEJERÍA DE AGRICULTURA, GANADERÍA, PESCA Y DESARROLLO SOSTENIBLE. JUNTA DE ANDALUCÍA.
Address:
Email:natura2000fnd.cmaot@juntadeandalucia.es

6.2 Management Plan(s):

An actual management plan does exist:

X
Yes Name: PORN y PRUG del Parque Natural Sierra de las Nieves
Link: https://www.juntadeandalucia.es/boja/2018/184/BOJA18-184-00384-14951-01_00142234.pdf

No, but in preparation
No

6.3 Conservation measures (optional)

Decreto 162/2018, de 4 de septiembre, por el que se aprueban el PORN del ámbito de Sierra de Las Nieves y el PRUG del Parque Natural Sierra de Las Nieves (http://www.juntadeandalucia.es/boja/2004/14/4).Enlace a BOJA publicación PORN: http://www.juntadeandalucia.es/medioambiente/portal_web/web/temas_ambientales/espacios_protegidos/04_planificacion/porn/2018_PORN_PRUG_Sierra_Nieves/2018_porn_prug_snieves/decreto162_2018_snieves.pdf

 

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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