Baie de Saint-Brieuc

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A large bay with mudflats and islets.

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

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Recreation and hunting cause disturbance to birds.

Protected areas
National Partial International Partial1,140 ha of IBA covered by Nature Reserve (Baie de Saint Brieuc, 1,140 ha). 650 ha of IBA covered by Hunting Reserve (Baie de Saint Brieuc, 650 ha). 1,370 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Baie de Saint-Brieuc, 1,370 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Baie de Saint-Brieuc. Downloaded from on 27/03/2023.