|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2016||very high||very unfavourable||not assessed|
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Nykvåg is a vertical cliff behind Nykvåg harbour, on the steep, grass-covered island of Fuglenyken. The cliffs of Måsnyken and Frugga are also included in this site.
An important colony for Fratercula arcticathe estimate for the colony size is significantly higher than that in 1989 (40,000 pairs).
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nykvåg. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 24/06/2018.