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Eilean nan Ron


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: -
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Area: 180 ha

Protection status:

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Site description
A small rocky island off the north coast of Sutherland.

First identified in 2000. Descriptive text and bird data refer to the 2000 Inventory.

Key biodiversity
This is also an important site for breeding seabirds. Branta leucopsis are from the Greenland breeding population.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Eilean nan Ron. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 05/08/2020.