Cardigan Island

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: B1i, B3, C3 (2007)
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Area: 21 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 high unfavourable low
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Site description
A small rocky island just to the north of the Cardigan estuary. The IBA is important for breeding seabirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cardigan Island. Downloaded from on 01/04/2023.