FR015
Cap Frehel


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
European Shag Gulosus aristotelis LC breeding 1992 230-400 breeding pairs B3

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
LANDES DU CAP FREHEL Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 15 protected area contained by site 0
Iles de la Colombière; de la Nellière et des Haches Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 1,696 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Cap Frehel Hunting Reserve 1,750 protected area contained by site 1,750
Cap d'Erquy-Cap Fréhel Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 40,434 protected area overlaps with site 27,160
Cap d'Erquy-Cap Fréhel Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 55,796 protected area overlaps with site 2,070
Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 13,487 protected area overlaps with site 0
Baie de Saint-Brieuc - Est Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 14,372 protected area overlaps with site 0
Baie de Lancieux; Baie de l'Arguenon, Archipel de Saint Malo et Dinard Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 5,142 protected area overlaps with site 0
BAIE DE LA FRESNAYE Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 14 protected area overlaps with site 0
Baie de L'Arguenon Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 10 protected area overlaps with site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Heathland -
Wetlands (inland) Raised bogs -
Sea Open Sea -
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores, Rock stacks and islets -
Rocky areas (eg. inland cliffs, mountain peaks) Inland cliffs -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cap Frehel. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2020.