Montagne de la Serre

Country/territory: France

IBA criteria met: B1i, B1iv, C2, C5, C6 (2000)
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Area: 2,600 ha

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description (baseline)
The site has broadleaved and coniferous forests, meadows, heathlands and cliffs.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for migratory species. The site is a migratory bottleneck, where more than 3,000 raptors regularly pass (including Pernis apivorus 2,000; Milvus migrans 3,000; Milvus milvus 2,000).

Raptors MOU - IBA listed under Table 3 of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Montagne de la Serre. Downloaded from on 29/05/2023.