Dannskär – Örskär Islands

Country/territory: Sweden

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2, C2, C3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 95 ha

Protection status:

Sveriges Ornitologiska Förening

Site description
An archipelago comprising islands and skerries, some devoid of vegetation.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding waterbirds, raptors and terns. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (resident).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dannskär – Örskär Islands. Downloaded from on 19/09/2020.