Şile Coast

Country/territory: Turkey

IBA Criteria met: B1i, B3 (2004)
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Area: 4,807 ha

Protection status:

Doga Dernegi
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2013 medium not assessed low
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Site description
A complex of four small islands at the entrance to ªile harbour, a holiday resort on the Black Sea coast, east of Ýstanbul. The islands are sparsely vegetated with low grass and scrub vegetation on the higher parts.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Şile Coast. Downloaded from on 22/10/2019.