FR252
Etangs de Citis, Lavalduc, Engrenier, Pourra, l'Estomac, Fos et salines de Rassuen et de Fos


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Brackish marshes and lagoons with canals, reedbeds (Phragmites), dry and wet meadows and garrigue.



Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding and wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (wintering).



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threat is the planned construction of a highway that would run through the site.



Protected areas
National None International None




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Etangs de Citis, Lavalduc, Engrenier, Pourra, l'Estomac, Fos et salines de Rassuen et de Fos. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/05/2019.