Marais poitevin et baie de l'Aiguillon IBA

Location:France
Area:192,495 acres (77,900 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A4i, A4iii, B1i, B2, B3, C2, C3, C4, C6
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Species

Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Alcedo atthis (Common Kingfisher)C6
Anser anser (Greylag Goose)B1i, C3
Ardea purpurea (Purple Heron)B2, C2, C6
Branta bernicla (Brent Goose)A4i, B1i, C3
Calidris alpina (Dunlin)B1i, C3
Calidris canutus (Red Knot)A4i, B1i, B2, C3
Chlidonias niger (Black Tern)C6
Ciconia ciconia (White Stork)C6
Circus aeruginosus (Western Marsh Harrier)C6
Circus pygargus (Montagu's Harrier)B3, C6
Egretta garzetta (Little Egret)C6
Himantopus himantopus (Black-winged Stilt)C6
Hydrocoloeus minutus (Little Gull)A4i, B1i, C3
Ixobrychus minutus (Little Bittern)C6
Limosa lapponica (Bar-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i, C2
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i, B1i, C3
Luscinia svecica (Bluethroat)C6
Milvus migrans (Black Kite)B2, C6
Numenius phaeopus (Whimbrel)A4i, B1i, C3
Nycticorax nycticorax (Black-crowned Night-Heron)C6
Pluvialis squatarola (Grey Plover)A4i, B1i, C3
Recurvirostra avosetta (Pied Avocet)A4i, B1i, B2, C2
Tringa totanus (Common Redshank)B1i, C3

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263