Val de Drôme: Les Ramières-printegarde

Country/territory: France

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B1iv, C3, C5, C6 (2000)
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Area: 2,100 ha

Protection status:

Ligue Pour La Protection des Oiseaux

Site description
The site comprises both slow and fast-flowing rivers, marshes, woodland and dry calcareous grassland. Human activities include gravel exploitation, agriculture, fishing, hunting and tourism, including boating.

Key biodiversity
The site is a migratory bottleneck, where more than 3,000 raptors regularly pass. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet criteria: Aythya nyroca (wintering).

Raptors MOU - IBA listed under Table 3 of the Memorandum of Understanding on the Conservation of Migratory Birds of Prey in Africa and Eurasia

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Val de Drôme: Les Ramières-printegarde. Downloaded from on 08/03/2021.