Forêt d'Orléans: massifs d'Ingrannes et de Lorris

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 40,400 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
An area of mixed and coniferous forests, ponds, heathland and streams.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding raptors, and is the only regular breeding site in continental France for Pandion haliaetus. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (wintering).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Forêt d'Orléans: massifs d'Ingrannes et de Lorris. Downloaded from on 20/04/2021.