Current view: Text account
Year of compilation: 2000
The site includes freshwater marshes, reedbeds (Phragmites
), riverine forest and cultivated and abandoned fields.
This site is mainly important for reedbed and marshland birds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Crex crex
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Wood extraction may disturb the heron colonies.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Marais de L'Ile Vieille. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 23/03/2023.