Estuaires du Trieux et du Jaudy

Country/territory: France

IBA criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 9,900 ha

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description (baseline)
A bay with mudflats and rocky islets, sand-dunes, two estuaries and sand and shingle beaches. Fishing and hunting are the main human activities.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for wintering waterbirds and for a tern colony, with nationally important numbers of Sterna hirundo (110 pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Estuaires du Trieux et du Jaudy. Downloaded from on 01/06/2023.