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Torrile LIPU reserve


Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2000)
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Area: 200 ha

Protection status:

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
An artificially created wetland, in a heavily cultivated, lowland area of the Padana plain, 15 km north of the city of Parma. Habitats include wet grasslands, arable land, streams and rivers.

Key biodiversity
A notable site for migrating waterbirds and for breeding Himantopus himantopus and terns Sterna.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Torrile LIPU reserve. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/10/2020.