Anse du Fiers d'Ars en Ré

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C4, C6 (2000)
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Area: 309,258 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A bay with saltwater lagoons, saltwater marshes and mudflats.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds in winter, on a regular basis. The site is also important for breeding waders.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Anse du Fiers d'Ars en Ré. Downloaded from on 08/03/2021.