Country/territory: Greenland (to Denmark)
IBA criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 19,000 ha
Site description (baseline)
A fjord and the adjacent valley, containing lakes and ponds.
The fjord is the most important moulting site for Somateria spectabilis in Greenland. Branta bernicla hrota stop over during autumn migration.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Nordfjord and adjacent valley. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/71 on 05/06/2023.