FR038
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 http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2022.