|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2016||very high||very unfavourable||not assessed|
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A steep island of grass-covered slopes, with boulder-scree in gullies at the foot of vertical cliffs. Traditional collecting of eggs of Phalacrocorax aristotelis, Rissa tridactyla and other gulls is permitted until 1 June.
A seabird colony, with particularly important numbers of Fratercula arctica.
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Bleiksøy. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2019.