The site was identified as important in 2001 because it was regularly supporting significant populations of the species listed below, meeting ('triggering') IBA criteria.
Populations meeting IBA criteria ('trigger species'):
The current IUCN Red List category may differ from that which was valid at the time of IBA criteria assessment (2001).
|IBA conservation assessment
|Year of assessment (most recent)
|Was the whole site assessed?
||State assessed by
||Accuracy of information
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|Protected area (PA)
||PA area (ha)
||Relationship of PA with IBA
||Overlap of PA with IBA (ha)
La Réserve Naturelle du Lac des Oiseaux
||Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance
||protected area contains site
||Extent (% of site)
|nature conservation and research
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Lac des Oiseaux / Garaet et Touyour. Downloaded from
http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/lac-des-oiseaux--garaet-et-touyour-iba-algeria on 23/09/2023.