Nykvåg This is an IBA in danger! 

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
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.

Key biodiversity
An important colony for Fratercula arctica˜the estimate for the colony size is significantly higher than that in 1989 (40,000 pairs).

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nykvåg. Downloaded from on 18/01/2021.