UK095
Swansea Bay - Blackpill


IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: -

IBA Protection

Protection status:

Protected Area Designation Area (ha) Relationship with IBA Overlap with IBA (ha)
Oystermouth Old Quarry Site of Special Scientific Interest (UK) 1 protected area contained by site 1
Blackpill - Swansea Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) 467 protected area contained by site 467

Habitats

IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Mud flats and sand flats, Sand dunes and beaches -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
tourism/recreation -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Swansea Bay - Blackpill. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/09/2020.