West Westray

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The site comprises Old Red Sandstone cliffs along the western coast of Westray, together with adjoining areas of grassland and maritime sedge-heath. The site is very exposed. The IBA holds breeding seabirds and waterbirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: West Westray. Downloaded from on 30/10/2020.