FR027
Marais salants de Noirmoutier


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
Pied Avocet Recurvirostra avosetta LC breeding 1991 115-255 breeding pairs B1i, B3, C2, C6
Black-winged Stilt Himantopus himantopus LC breeding 1991 30-50 breeding pairs C6
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1991 120 breeding pairs C6
Montagu's Harrier Circus pygargus LC breeding 1991 10-30 breeding pairs 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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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
MARAIS DU MULLEMBOURG Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 42 protected area contained by site 0
Marais de Müllembourg Réserve naturelle nationale 48 protected area contained by site 48
MARAIS DE LUZERONDE Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 39 protected area overlaps with site 0
Marais Breton; baie de Bourgneuf, île de Noirmoutier et forêt de Monts Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 55,826 protected area overlaps with site 4,406
Marais Breton; baie de Bourgneuf, île de Noirmoutier et forêt de Monts Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 55,826 protected area overlaps with site 1,418
Marais Breton; baie de Bourgneuf, île de Noirmoutier et forêt de Monts Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 52,337 protected area overlaps with site 1,308
Marais Breton, Baie de Bourgneuf, Ile de Noirmoutier et Forêt de Monts Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance 55,826 protected area overlaps with site 0
ILE DU PILIER Terrain acquis par le Conservatoire du Littoral 4 protected area contained by site 0
Estuaire de la Loire Sud - Baie de Bourgneuf Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 49,441 protected area overlaps with site 0
Estuaire de la Loire Nord Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 30,714 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Estuaire de la Loire - Baie de Bourgneuf Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 80,202 protected area overlaps with site 37,570

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Salt marshes -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Marais salants de Noirmoutier. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.