Sierra Nevada in Spain

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Reported Area

1722.38 km²

Data Provider

Directorate-General for Environment (EU) via EEA

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

No information available


Original Name Sierra Nevada

English Designation Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

IUCN Management Category Not Assigned

Status Designated

Type of Designation Regional

Status Year 1997


Governance Type Sub-national ministry or agency

Management Authority Comunidad Autonoma de Andalucia

Management Plan View Management Plan

International Criteria Not Applicable