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The site covers a large bay with a predominantly developed shoreline. Water-fringe vegetation has largely been destroyed. An important wintering site for waterbirds, particularly Great Crested Grebe and ducks. Breeding Goosander are part of a genetically separate alpine population. The main threat is disturbance from boats. The site is protected from hunting by cantonal legislation.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lake Geneva: Versoix and Hermance to Geneva. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.