Booth Sund area

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A well-vegetated plain located to the south of the Booth Sund inlet, comprising tundra and marsh habitats and several shallow lakes. The shallow inlet contains many small islands.

Key biodiversity
Also important for breeding Sterna paradisaea and moulting Anser caerulescens.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
No serious threats are known at the site.

Protected areas
National None International None

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Booth Sund area. Downloaded from on 15/08/2022.