UK243
Sounds around Wyre


Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
A large sea area comprising the sounds of Eynhallow, Gairsay, Rousay and Wyre. Human activities include marl extraction. The IBA is important for wintering divers.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sounds around Wyre. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 31/10/2020.