Year of compilation: 2000
The site includes deciduous woodland, meadows, arable land, rivers, orchards, and bocages.
The site is important for breeding raptors, Crex crex
and woodpeckers. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The cultivation of meadows and significant river pollution are the main threats.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bassigny. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2022.