Gräsö Archipelago

Country/territory: Sweden

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C2, C3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 30,000 ha

Protection status:

Sveriges Ornitologiska Förening

Site description
An archipelago extending along the eastern side of the island of Gräsö, comprising small islands and skerries, some of which have only sparse vegetation cover.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding terns and passage waterbirds and raptors.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Gräsö Archipelago. Downloaded from on 29/11/2020.