Copeland Islands

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
Copeland Islands IBA is located off the County Down coast of Northern Ireland and comprises Big Copeland, Light House Island and Mew Island. The site is important for breeding seabirds and waders, in addition to their coastal plant communities and geological features.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Copeland Islands. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023.