Capri island

Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: C7 (2002)
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Area: 4,421 ha

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
A small island in the Tyrrhenian Sea, covered mainly by maquis and rich in rocky cliffs. Tourism is the most important human activity.

Key biodiversity
Important stop-over site for migratory birds, especially passerines.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Capri island. Downloaded from on 03/02/2023.