GL050
Albrecht Sletten (Storsletten), Wollaston Forland


Country/territory: Greenland (to Denmark)

IBA Criteria met: B1i (2000)
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Area: 30,000 ha

Protection status:


Site description
An extensive area of tundra with several ponds.

Key biodiversity
An important site for moulting geese. Also holds breeding Clangula hyemalis, waders and Stercorarius longicaudus, and possibly Somateria spectabilis and Nyctea scandiaca.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Albrecht Sletten (Storsletten), Wollaston Forland. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/11/2020.