Baie de Quiberon

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, C3 (2000)
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Area: 14,750 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A bay and estuary with rocky islets, mudflats, saltmarshes, sand and shingle-beaches and coastal dunes.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering waterbirds, particularly Branta bernicla and Calidris alpina.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Baie de Quiberon. Downloaded from on 28/10/2020.