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Vallée de la Loire : La Charité-sur-Loire


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Eurasian Thick-knee Burhinus oedicnemus LC breeding 1990 15 breeding pairs C6
Little Tern Sternula albifrons LC breeding 1990 30 breeding pairs C6
Common Tern Sterna hirundo LC breeding 1990 40 breeding pairs C6

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Vallées de la Loire et de l'Allier entre Mornay-sur-Allier et Neuvy-sur-Loire Special Protection Area (Birds Directive) 13,815 protected area overlaps with site 1,105
Vallées de la Loire et de l'Allier Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 4,069 protected area overlaps with site 583
Vallée de la Loire entre Fourchambault et Neuvy-sur-Loire Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive) 2,546 protected area overlaps with site 492
Val de Loire Réserve naturelle nationale 1,900 protected area overlaps with site 1,400
Val d'Herry (Le) Terrain acquis par un conservatoire d'espaces naturels 286 protected area overlaps with site 0
La Charite sur Loire Hunting Reserve 925 protected area contained by site 925

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Forest Alluvial and very wet forest -
Grassland Humid grasslands -
Wetlands (inland) Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
agriculture -
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vallée de la Loire : La Charité-sur-Loire. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/10/2020.