FR044
Boucle de Pose et de Muids


Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4, C6 (2000)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 5,200 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
The site includes a river, ponds, marshes and aquatic vegetation, meadows, arable fields and abandoned fields.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds in winter, on a regular basis (including Aythya fuligula 2,000; Fulica atra 4,000 and Vanellus vanellus 5,000). Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (wintering).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boucle de Pose et de Muids. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2020.