Year of compilation: 2001
The area is located on the northern edge of Onega bay, and forms a complex with Onezhskaya Guba in the White Sea.
Conservation responses/actions for key biodiversity
Solovetski Archipelago is mainly protecetd for its cultural value and is included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites.
Several rather big islands surrounded by marine shallows. Extensive shorelines, beaches and coastal meadows.
The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Solovetski Archipelago and Zjizjginski island. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 19/01/2022.