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Iles d'Hyères


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
Scopoli's Shearwater Calonectris diomedea LC breeding 1991 195-245 breeding pairs B2, C6
Yellow-legged Gull Larus michahellis LC breeding 1991 5,000 breeding pairs A4i, B1i, C3
Eurasian Scops-owl Otus scops LC breeding 1991 50 breeding pairs B2

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.

For more information about the IBA assessment process and criteria please click here


IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Salins d'Hyères et des Pesquiers Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 959 protected area is adjacent to site 0
SAINT-ASILE - SAINT-ELME Land acquired by Conservatoire du Littoral (national seaside and lakeside conservancy) 7 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Rade d'Hyères Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 48,867 protected area overlaps with site 6,167
Presqu'ile de Giens Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 120 protected area overlaps with site 0
Port-Cros [aire d'adhésion] Parc national, aire d'adhésion 24,087 protected area overlaps with site 0
Port-Cros Specially Protected Areas of Mediterranean Importance (Barcelona Convention) 1,988 protected area contained by site 1,917
Port-Cros Parc national, zone cœur 2,475 protected area contained by site 685
POINTE DU BON RENAUD Land acquired by Conservatoire du Littoral (national seaside and lakeside conservancy) 2 protected area contained by site 0
PINEDE DU BASTIDON Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 19 protected area overlaps with site 0
Pelagos Sanctuary for the Conservation of Marine Mammals in the Mediterranean Specially Protected Area of Marine Importance (Barcelona Convention) 8,750,000 protected area overlaps with site 0
PARDIGON Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 90 protected area overlaps with site 0
LES VIEUX SALINS Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 367 protected area is adjacent to site 0
LES MEDES Land acquired by Conservatoire du Littoral (national seaside and lakeside conservancy) 62 protected area contained by site 0
LE CAP TAILLAT Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 142 protected area overlaps with site 0
LA COLLE NOIRE Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 170 protected area overlaps with site 0
L'Oustaou de Diou Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 12 protected area contained by site 0
Ilots de Port-Cros Réserve intégrale de parc national 62 protected area contained by site 0
Iles d'Hyères Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 48,014 protected area contained by site 46,797
ILE DE PORT-CROS Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 375 protected area contained by site 0
ILE DE BAGAUD Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 58 protected area contained by site 0
GRAND LANGOUSTIER Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 16 protected area contained by site 0
FORT DE LEQUIN Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 2 protected area contained by site 0
FORT DE L’ALYCASTRE Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 2 protected area contained by site 0
Embiez - cap Sicie Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 12,379 protected area overlaps with site 0
DOMAINE DU RAYOL Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 34 protected area overlaps with site 0
Corniche Varoise Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 28,995 protected area overlaps with site 0
CORNICHE DES MAURES Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 232 protected area overlaps with site 0
Cap Sicie - Six Fours Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,337 protected area overlaps with site 0
CAP LARDIER Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 346 protected area overlaps with site 0
CAP BRUN Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 2 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Native coniferous woodland, Broadleaved evergreen woodland -
Shrubland Sclerophyllous scrub, garrigue and maquis -
Sea Open Sea -
Coastline Shingle & stony beaches, Sand dunes & beaches, Lagoons, Sea cliffs and rocky shores, Rock stacks and islets -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land, Perennial crops, orchards and groves, Ruderal land -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
forestry -
urban/industrial/transport -
For further information about the land use classification please click here.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Iles d'Hyères. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/01/2021.