Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000Populations of IBA trigger species
|Species||Current IUCN Red List Category||Season||Year(s) of estimate||Population estimate||IBA Criteria Triggered|
|Purple Heron Ardea purpurea||LC||breeding||1991||1-100 breeding pairs||C2, C6|
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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|Protected Area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|LE BAGNAS||Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral||679||protected area overlaps with site||0|
|Herbiers de l'étang de Thau||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||4,788||protected area is adjacent to site||0|
|Étang du Bagnas||Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)||675||protected area overlaps with site||471|
|Étang du Bagnas||Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)||675||protected area overlaps with site||471|
|Bagnas||Réserve naturelle nationale||561||protected area overlaps with site||561|
|IUCN Habitat||Habitat detail||Extent (% of site)|
|Wetlands (inland)||Standing brackish and salt water, Water fringe vegetation||-|
|Coastline||Sand dunes & beaches, Salt marshes, Mud flats & sand flats, Lagoons||-|
|Land-use||Extent (% of site)|
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Etang du Bagnas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/11/2020.