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Etang de Capestang


Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: B2, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 1,360 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A lake and marshes with aquatic vegetation.

Key biodiversity
The site is particularly important for species found in reedbeds (Phragmites).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Etang de Capestang. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/06/2020.