Forêt de Châtillon et environs

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 21,900 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A large forest area (deciduous forest and Pinus plantations), with dry meadows, peatbogs, crops, rivers and small ponds.

Key biodiversity
The site is of special interest for woodpeckers, with six species breeding.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Forêt de Châtillon et environs. Downloaded from on 12/04/2021.