Etangs de la Woëvre: lac de Madine

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 1,730 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A lake with reedbeds (Phragmites), wet meadows, and alluvial forests.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding and wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (passage); Haliaeetus albicilla (wintering).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Etangs de la Woëvre: lac de Madine. Downloaded from on 17/04/2021.