Havre de la Sienne

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An area of open sea and an estuary with mudflats, saltmarshes and sandy beaches. Agriculture and cattle-raising are the main human activities.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering seabirds and waders.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Disturbance is caused by recreational activities, particularly boating.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Havre de la Sienne. Downloaded from on 11/08/2022.