Gorges de la Sioule

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A mosaic of habitats including a river, cliffs, heathlands, broadleaved and coniferous forests, meadows and hedgerows.

Key biodiversity
The cliff and forest areas are important for breeding raptors and passage storks.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Climbers disturb raptors breeding on the cliffs.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gorges de la Sioule. Downloaded from on 22/03/2023.