Littoral Augeron

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
An area of open sea, mudflats, sandy beaches and cliffs.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds on passage and in winter, on a regular basis.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Marine pollution from oil tankers (`Other' threat, above), industry and ports, and also fishing and recreation are major threats.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Littoral Augeron. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.