IBA criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 25,250 ha
Site description (baseline)
A mosaic of habitats including a river, cliffs, heathlands, broadleaved and coniferous forests, meadows and hedgerows.
The cliff and forest areas are important for breeding raptors and passage storks.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gorges de la Sioule. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/2147 on 09/06/2023.