FR171
Lac et marais du Bourget


Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: B1i, C3 (2000)
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Area: 9,350 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
The site comprises a lake, marshes, wet meadows, and agricultural land. Human activities include gravel extraction.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for wintering waterbirds.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lac et marais du Bourget. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/07/2020.