FR158
Val d'Allier : Saint-Yorre-Joze


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 1992 500-2,000 individuals B1i, C2
Black-crowned Night-heron Nycticorax nycticorax LC breeding 1992 100-150 breeding pairs C6
Little Egret Egretta garzetta LC breeding 1992 5-6 breeding pairs C6
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 1992 20-30 breeding pairs C6
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1992 5 breeding pairs C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 1992 30-50 breeding pairs C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1992 30-50 breeding pairs C6
Woodlark Lullula arborea LC breeding 1992 100 breeding pairs C6
A4iv Species group - soaring birds/cranes n/a passage 1992 3,000 individuals 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

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Zones alluviales de la confluence Dore-Allier Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,401 protected area overlaps with site 1,765
Vallée de l'Allier sud Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,092 protected area overlaps with site 238
Val d'Allier- Communaux de Joze Terrain acquis par un conservatoire d'espaces naturels 1 protected area contained by site 0
Val d'Allier- Amont de Lourse Terrain acquis par un conservatoire d'espaces naturels 3 protected area contained by site 0
Val d'allier Saint Yorre-Joze Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 5,650 protected area overlaps with site 5,500
Rivière Allier Arrêté de protection de biotope 2,868 protected area overlaps with site 0
Livradois-Forez Parc naturel régional 282,950 protected area overlaps with site 0
FR165 Private Reserve 11 protected area contained by site 11
FR165 Hunting Reserve 0 protected area contained by site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
tourism/recreation -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Val d'Allier : Saint-Yorre-Joze. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 03/12/2020.