The area includes broadleaved forests, meadows, hedgerows, bocages, ponds, rivers and marshes.
The site is important for breeding and wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (passage, wintering); Haliaeetus albicilla (passage, wintering); Aquila clanga (wintering); Acrocephalus paludicola (passage).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sologne Bourbonnaise. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.