Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A steep island, with slopes partly covered in grass and with boulder scree around the base.

Key biodiversity
Other breeding seabirds include Hydrobates pelagicus (breeding confirmed in 1986; possibly c.100-1,000 pairs).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The area is proposed as a Nature Reserve with no entrance allowed between 1 April and 31 August.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sør-Fugløy. Downloaded from on 17/09/2021.