North Rona and Sula Sgeir

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
Two islands, with a number of outlying rocky islets, lying about 65 km north of the island of Lewis. Sula Sgeir is located about 15 km to the west of the far larger North Rona. The islands support submaritime grassland modified locally by sea spray. These islands are of major importance for breeding seabirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: North Rona and Sula Sgeir. Downloaded from on 03/10/2022.