Country/territory: Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands (to Norway)

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B2 (2015)
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Area: 1,940 ha

Protection status:

Site description
Sea cliffs facing Isfjorden. There is shipping traffic (boats going to and from Longyearbyen). This site was named `Grumant' in he previous pan-European IBA inventory (Grimmett and Jones 1989).

Key biodiversity
Breeding seabirds include Rissa tridactyla (10,000 pairs) and Uria lomvia (20,000 individuals).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fuglefjella. Downloaded from on 07/08/2020.