FR013
Ile d'Ouessant


Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: B3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 294,058 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
Agriculture, cattle-raising and fishing are the most common human activities.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding seabirds. The site also supports large numbers of passage waterbirds and passerines.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ile d'Ouessant. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.