Sologne Bourbonnaise

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C6 (2000)
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Area: 22,000 ha

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
The area includes broadleaved forests, meadows, hedgerows, bocages, ponds, rivers and marshes.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding and wintering waterbirds. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Aythya nyroca (passage, wintering); Haliaeetus albicilla (passage, wintering); Aquila clanga (wintering); Acrocephalus paludicola (passage).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sologne Bourbonnaise. Downloaded from on 01/02/2023.