Country/territory: Greenland (to Denmark)
IBA criteria met: B1i (2000)
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Area: 8,000 ha
Site description (baseline)
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.
Also important for breeding Sterna paradisaea and moulting Anser caerulescens.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Booth Sund area. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/80 on 05/06/2023.