An area of rocky shore with numerous rocky inlets, cliffs, beaches and islands, as well as Mediterranean scrub and sclerophyllous woodland.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The site is threatened by the construction of holiday homes and the associated increase in human disturbance.
National Partial International High16,500 ha of IBA covered by Hunting Reserve (16,500 ha). 1,919 ha of IBA covered by Nature Reserve (Scandola, 1,919 ha). 26,960 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Golfe de Porto presqu'ile de Scandola, 26,960 ha).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Golfe de Porto, presqu'île de Scandola et golfe de Galeria. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 28/02/2020.