Boucle de Moisson

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
Human activities include arable farming, tourism and recreation (including boating) and hunting.

Key biodiversity
An important site for passage and wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex (breeding).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are the expansion of gravel-pits and further development of recreation activities.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boucle de Moisson. Downloaded from on 21/09/2020.