A rocky coastal area, rich in sea cliffs and islets. The principal vegetation is maquis. The main land-use is agriculture.
An important breeding site for several species. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Larus audouinii (resident).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cuglieri coast. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/03/2021.