Marais de Fontenay-le-Vicomte et d'Itteville

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The site includes lakes, marshes, rivers, deciduous forests, bogs, Populus plantations and suburban parks.

Key biodiversity
An important site for species associated with reedbeds (Phragmites).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Changes in the water regime, declining water quality and afforestation threaten the site.

Protected areas
National None International Partial480 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Marais de Fontenay-le-Vicomte et d'Itteville, 480 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Marais de Fontenay-le-Vicomte et d'Itteville. Downloaded from on 30/06/2022.