Cordon lagunaire de Sète à Agde

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 31,125 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A brackish lagoon, saltmarshes, dunes and sandy beaches, ponds, ditches, Pinus woodlots and abandoned fields.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding species associated with reedbeds (Phragmites) and saltmarshes.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cordon lagunaire de Sète à Agde. Downloaded from on 18/06/2021.