Golfe du Morbihan et Etier de Penerf

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6 (2000)
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Area: 188,121 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
A bay with mudflats, saltwater marshes, saltwater lagoons and raised saltmarsh, islands, rocky coast, beaches, grassland and arable land.

Key biodiversity
The site holds 20,000 or more waterbirds on passage and in winter, on a regular basis.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Golfe du Morbihan et Etier de Penerf. Downloaded from on 02/03/2021.