Col de l'Escrinet

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
Common Crane Grus grus LC passage 1991 500-1,000 individuals B1i, C2
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 1991 20,000 individuals A4iv, B1iv, C5

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

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vallée de l'Eyrieux et ses affluents Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 20,305 protected area overlaps with site 0
Rompon-Ouvèze-Payre Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 1,054 protected area is adjacent to site 0
Monts d'Ardèche Parc naturel régional 228,083 protected area overlaps with site 0


IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Shrubland Heathland -
For further information about the habitat classification please click here.

Land use

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

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Col de l'Escrinet. Downloaded from on 14/08/2022.