Sixt-Passy in France

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WDPA ID

106711

Reported Area

92.47 km²

Data Provider

European Environment Agency (EEA)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available

Attributes

Original Name Sixt-Passy

English Designation National Nature Reserve

IUCN Management Category IV

Status Designated

Type of Designation National

Status Year 1977

Sublocation

Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency

Management Authority French Ministry in charge of the environment. In march 2012, name, acronym and address as follows : Ministère de l'Écologie, du Développement durable, des Transports et du Logement (MEDDTL) 92055 La Défense Cedex France. For nature reserves network,

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria Not Applicable

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

5 Protected Areas

  • France
  • Switzerland

Display options

Sixt-Passy National Nature Reserve

Aiguilles Rouges Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Haut Giffre Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Haut Giffre Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Col de Bretolet Federal Inventory of Reserves for Waterbirds and Migratory Birds of International and National Imp.

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites

Aiguilles Rouges

in France

Aiguilles Rouges

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526539

Year of Designation

Reported Area

90.7 km2

Haut Giffre

in France

Haut Giffre

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526540

Year of Designation

Reported Area

124.3 km2

Haut Giffre

in France

Haut Giffre

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539474

Year of Designation

Reported Area

181.2 km2

Col de Bretolet

in Switzerland

Col de Bretolet

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

81078

Year of Designation

Reported Area

5.7 km2