Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
An island characterized by steep slopes and a cool oceanic climate. Vegetation types include mire and cliff-top communities, with submaritime and montane communities on higher ground. The site holds very large populations of cliff and moorland nesting seabirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Foula. Downloaded from on 20/09/2020.