Year of compilation: 2000
A lake and marshes with aquatic vegetation.
The site is particularly important for species found in reedbeds (Phragmites
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Illegal night hunting using decoys, water-level management and industrial and urban pollution, all threaten the site.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Etang de Capestang. Downloaded from
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