Moyenne Vallée de la Durance

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 11,300 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
The site consists of ponds, reedbeds (Phragmites), riverine vegetation and cliffs.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding and wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Tetrax tetrax (1-10 breeding pairs).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Moyenne Vallée de la Durance. Downloaded from on 29/10/2020.