IBA criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 19,300 ha
Site description (baseline)
A brackish lagoon with associated aquatic vegetation, and woodlands, vineyards and other cultivation.
This is an important site for waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (2-10 passage individuals, 1-10 passage individuals); Tetrax tetrax (5 breeding pairs).
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Petite Camargue fluvio-lacustre. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/2305 on 09/06/2023.