FR135
Vallée de la Loire : Orléanais


Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
The site includes rivers, ponds, natural sandy islets and riverine forest.



Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding terns.



Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
Plans to construct a sewage farm and build a bridge threaten parts of the site.



Protected areas
National Partial International None899 ha of IBA covered by 6 Hunting Reserves (total area 899 ha). 20 ha of IBA covered by Nature Reserve (Ile de Saint-Pryvé-Saint-Mesmin, 20 ha).




Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vallée de la Loire : Orléanais. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/09/2020.