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A small, sparsely-vegetated island situated in the Black Sea west of Ordu, less than 100 m from the shore. The IBA lies adjacent to a major freshwater outflow into the sea and has therefore become popular with anglers.
The area is important for cliff-nesting species.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Akkuş Island. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/05/2019.