IT080
Fucecchio marsh


Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2002)
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Area: 2,428 ha

Protection status:

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
A freshwater wetland in Tuscany, a few kilometres south of the town of Montecatini. There are reedbeds, open waters, a wet woodland (Bosco di Chiusi) and surrounding cultivated areas.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding herons and reedbed passerines.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fucecchio marsh. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/11/2020.