ES004
Costa da Morte


Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii, B1i, B1ii, B3, C1, C2, C3, C6 (2011)
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Area: 354,340 ha

Protection status:

SEO/BirdLife

Site description
A coastal site including some marine areas. It includes several small islands, cliffs, beaches, sand-dunes, littoral lagoons, estuaries and marshes. The main human activity is fishing.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding and passage seabirds and waders (Charadriiformes).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2017) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Costa da Morte. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 23/11/2017.