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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

A

1.2 Site code

PTZPE0038

1.3 Site name

Douro Internacional e Vale do Águeda

1.4 First Compilation date

1997-12

1.5 Update date

2015-11

1.6 Respondent:

Name/Organisation:Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas, I.P.
Address:               
Email:icnf@icnf.pt

1.7 Site indication and designation / classification dates

Date site classified as SPA:1999-08
National legal reference of SPA designationDecreto-Lei n.º 384-B/99, de 23 de Setembro

2. SITE LOCATION

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2.1 Site-centre location [decimal degrees]:

Longitude:-6.766986
Latitude:41.095440

2.2 Area [ha]

50769.3500

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
PT11Norte
PT16Centro (P)

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
3170  info      0.00       
3250  info      0.00   
3260  info      0.00   
3290  info      0.00       
4030  info      0.00   
4090  info      0.00   
5210  info      0.00   
5330  info      0.00   
6220  info      0.00       
6410  info      0.00         
8220  info      0.00   
91B0  info      0.00   
91E0  info      0.00   
9230  info      0.00   
9240  info      0.00   
92A0  info      0.00   
9330  info      0.00   
9340  info      0.00   
9560  info      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.
BA079Aegypius monachus     
BA229Alcedo atthis          DD       
BA056Anas clypeata    20  20         
BA052Anas crecca    50  50         
BA050Anas penelope    20  20         
BA255Anthus campestris          DD       
BA257Anthus pratensis          DD       
BA228Apus melba    100  200   
BA091Aquila chrysaetos    20  25   
BA215Bubo bubo    30  60   
BA133Burhinus oedicnemus    10  20         
BA243Calandrella brachydactyla          DD       
M1352Canis lupus    12   
BA224Caprimulgus europaeus          DD       
BA225Caprimulgus ruficollis          DD       
BA365Carduelis spinus          DD       
BA031Ciconia ciconia    12  16       
BA030Ciconia nigra    15  16   
BA080Circaetus gallicus    10  20       
BA082Circus cyaneus          DD       
BA084Circus pygargus    20  40       
BA211Clamator glandarius          DD       
F5302Cobitis paludica          DD       
I1044Coenagrion mercuriale          DD         
BA231Coracias garrulus                 
BA113Coturnix coturnix          DD       
A1194Discoglossus galganoi          DD       
BA399Elanus caeruleus    10   
I1065Euphydryas aurinia          DD 
BA095Falco naumanni                 
BA103Falco peregrinus    15  25   
BA099Falco subbuteo          DD       
P1888Festuca duriotagana    1001  10000   
BA322Ficedula hypoleuca          DD       
BA245Galerida theklae          DD       
BA078Gyps fulvus    500  600   
BA093Hieraaetus fasciatus     
BA092Hieraaetus pennatus    20  40   
BA300Hippolais polyglotta          DD       
BA252Hirundo daurica          DD       
P1892Holcus setiglumis ssp. duriensis    251  500   
BA341Lanius senator          DD       
BA246Lullula arborea          DD       
M1355Lutra lutra           
R1221Mauremys leprosa           
BA242Melanocorypha calandra    20  50   
M1338Microtus cabrerae          DD         
BA073Milvus migrans    30  60       
BA074Milvus milvus    10  20   
M1310Miniopterus schreibersii    20  5000   
M1310Miniopterus schreibersii    500  3000   
M1307Myotis blythii          DD         
M1321Myotis emarginatus          DD       
M1324Myotis myotis    50   
M1324Myotis myotis    251  1000   
BA077Neophron percnopterus    70  90   
BA278Oenanthe hispanica          DD       
BA279Oenanthe leucura    10   
BA277Oenanthe oenanthe          DD       
BA337Oriolus oriolus          DD       
BA214Otus scops          DD       
BA017Phalacrocorax carbo    150  150         
BA274Phoenicurus phoenicurus          DD       
BA313Phylloscopus bonelli          DD       
BA618Phylloscopus ibericus          DD       
F5296Pseudochondrostoma duriense          DD 
BA346Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax    12   
M1305Rhinolophus euryale    100   
M1304Rhinolophus ferrumequinum    50   
M1303Rhinolophus hipposideros    50   
M1303Rhinolophus hipposideros    51  100   
F1123Rutilus alburnoides          DD 
F1127Rutilus arcasii          DD 
P1434Salix salvifolia ssp. australis    1001  10000   
BA210Streptopelia turtur          DD 
BA304Sylvia cantillans          DD       
BA303Sylvia conspicillata          DD       
BA306Sylvia hortensis          DD       
BA302Sylvia undata          DD       
BA128Tetrax tetrax    10  20   
BA286Turdus iliacus          DD       
BA285Turdus philomelos          DD       
I1032Unio crassus             
BA142Vanellus vanellus    100  200         
P1733Veronica micrantha    11   
  • 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
1272Chalcides bedriagai                 
1288Coluber hippocrepis                 
1327Eptesicus serotinus                 
1363Felis silvestris             
1360Genetta genetta                 
1359Herpestes ichneumon               
2004Lacerta lepida                   
5281Luciobarbus bocagei                 
2465Macroprotodon cucullatus                   
1358Mustela putorius                     
1314Myotis daubentonii                 
1328Nyctalus lasiopterus               
1331Nyctalus leisleri               
2016Pipistrellus kuhlii                 
1309Pipistrellus pipistrellus                 
1329Plecotus austriacus                 
2428Podarcis hispanica                   
1076Proserpinus proserpina                 
1333Tadarida teniotis               
5904Vipera latastei                 
  • 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
N2210.00
N165.00
N0610.00
N0840.00
N128.00
N2125.00
N072.00

Total Habitat Cover

100

Other Site Characteristics

Vasta área de habitats rupícolas, constituídos por escarpas fluviais e afloramentos rochosos; mosaico variado de habitats agrícolas com formações naturais.

4.2 Quality and importance

Importante local para aves nidificantes rupícolas, assim como para aves características de matos de cariz mediterrânico e aves de habitats pseudo-estepários.

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]
MA02.01i
HA04.03i
LA06.02i
MA06.04i
LA10.02i
MB03i
LC01i
LC03.03o
LD01.01i
HD02.01.01b
MD03.02i
MD05i
LF02.03i
MF03.01i
HF03.02.03i
MG01.01i
MG01.04i
MG01.08i
MG02.09i
MH01i
LI01i
HJ01.01i
HJ03.01.01i
LK03.01i
Positive Impacts
RankActivities, management [code]Pollution (optional) [code]inside/outside [i|o|b]
HA04.02.01i
HA04.02.02i
MA04.03i
MB06i

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

4.5 Documentation

Araújo, A.; R. Neves & R. Rufino. 1994. Situação da população nidificante de Grifo Gyps fulvus em Portugal em 1989. Actas da I Conferência Nacional sobre Aves de Rapina, Vila Nova de Gaia. Monteiro, A. 1996. Plano de monitorização e de conservação da avifauna rupícola do Douro Internacional. Actas do I Congresso de Ornitologia, SPEA. Berliner, A. 1997. O Grifo Gyps fulvus no Nordeste de Portugal. Relatório de estágio da Licenciatura de Biologia Aplicada aos Recursos Naturais. Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa. Berliner, A.L., C. Pacheco & A. Monteiro 2001. Portugal in Del Moral, J.C. & Martí, R. (Eds.) El Buitre Leonado en la Peninsula Ibérica. III Censo Nacional e I Censo Ibérico Coordinado, 1999. Monografia nº 7. SEO/BirdLife, Madrid. Costa, L.T., M. Nunes, P. Geraldes, H. Costa 2003. Zonas Importantes para a Conservação das Aves em Portugal. SPEA. Inácio, A.R., M.C. Pais, B. Fráguas, P. Beja & L. Palma 1999. Factores que influenciam a distribuição da Águia de Bonelli Hieraaetus fasciatus em Portugal. Actas II Congresso de Ornitologia da SPEA: 130-132. Monteiro, A., C. Pacheco, E. Fernandes, C. Dias, J. Jambas, R. Silva, L. Miguel, A. Berliner & L. Silva 2001. Situação demográfica e conservação do Milhafre Real em Portugal. Livro de Resumos do IIº Congresso de Conservação da Natureza. Instituto da Conservação da Natureza. Palma, L., N. Onofre & E. Pombal 1999b. Revised distribution and Status of Diurnal Birds of Prey in Portugal. Avocetta 23: 3-18. Praxis 2001. A conservação da Águia de Bonelli no contexto Mediterrânico: ecologia, demografia e genética das populações portuguesas. Relatório Final do Projecto de Investigação Científica e tecnológica PRAXIS XXI -PCNA/BIA/132/1996. Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia.126pp. Rosa, G., A. Monteiro, C. Pacheco & A.L. Berliner 1999. The Egyptian Vulture Neophron percnopterus in Portugal: census of the breeding population (1997). Airo 10: 1-8. Rosa, G., E. Pombal, A. Monteiro & C. Pacheco 2001c. Status and evolution of the Golden Eagle Aquila chrysaetos in Portugal: breeding population survey (1997). Airo 11: 29-36.

5. SITE PROTECTION STATUS

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5.1 Designation types at national and regional level:

Code Cover [%]
PT0890.00

5.2 Relation of the described site with other sites:

Designated at national or regional level:

Type code Site name Type Cover [%]
PT08Parque Natural do Douro Internacional*90.00

6. SITE MANAGEMENT

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6.1 Body(ies) responsible for the site management:

Organisation:Instituto da Conservação da Natureza e das Florestas, I.P.
Address:
Email:icnf@icnf.pt

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

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