Year of compilation: 2000
High vertical cliffs and steep grass-covered slopes on the south-west peninsula of Værøy island.
The breeding colony of Rissa tridactyla
(15,000-20,000 pairs) is also notable.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
No threats are known.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Værøy. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 18/01/2020.