Year of compilation: 2000
The site contains cereal crops, dry meadows, woodlots, bocages and abandoned fields.
The site is important for species of open agricultural landscapes. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Water pollution from agricultural run-off,
over-exploitation of water resources as a result of irrigation, and ongoing highway construction, are the main threats.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Plaine calcaire du sud Vendée. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 06/08/2020.