FR194
Garonne : marais de Bordeaux


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Purple Heron Ardea purpurea LC breeding 1991 7-20 breeding pairs C6
Western Marsh-harrier Circus aeruginosus LC breeding 1997 1-10 breeding pairs C6
Black Kite Milvus migrans LC breeding 1991 100-200 breeding pairs B2, C6
Common Kingfisher Alcedo atthis LC breeding 1991 10-100 breeding pairs B2, C6
Red-backed Shrike Lanius collurio LC breeding 1991 10-100 breeding pairs C6
Woodchat Shrike Lanius senator LC breeding 1991 10-100 breeding pairs B2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Réseau hydrographique des Jalles de Saint-Médard et d'Eysines Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 964 protected area overlaps with site 51
Marais du Bec d'Ambès Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,204 protected area overlaps with site 1,851
Marais de Bruges; Blanquefort et Parampuyre Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 256 protected area contained by site 256
Marais de Bruges Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 262 protected area contained by site 262
Marais de Bruges Réserve naturelle nationale 262 protected area contained by site 262
La Garonne Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 6,684 protected area is adjacent to site 0

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
Artificial/Terrestrial Arable land -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
hunting -
urban/industrial/transport -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Garonne : marais de Bordeaux. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/11/2020.