Gorges de la Sioule

Country/territory: France

IBA criteria met: B2, B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 25,250 ha

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description (baseline)
A mosaic of habitats including a river, cliffs, heathlands, broadleaved and coniferous forests, meadows and hedgerows.

Key biodiversity
The cliff and forest areas are important for breeding raptors and passage storks.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Gorges de la Sioule. Downloaded from on 09/06/2023.