FR242
Salines de l'Etang de Berre


Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 530 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
Saltmarshes and salinas around the Berre lagoon. Human activities include hunting and salt exploitation.

Key biodiversity
The site is particularly important for breeding waders.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Salines de l'Etang de Berre. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/04/2019.