Basse Vallée du Doubs : Dole Sud

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A slow-flowing river, with associated wet meadows, marshes, cultivated land, sandbanks, and woodland.

Key biodiversity
Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (wintering); Crex crex (breeding).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Grasslands are threatened by agriculture intensification and conversion to arable fields.

Protected areas
National Low International None95 ha of IBA covered by Nature Reserve (l'Ile du Girard, 95 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Basse Vallée du Doubs : Dole Sud. Downloaded from on 21/10/2019.