Kal Farun, Socotra


Country/territory: Yemen

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, A4ii (2016)
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Area: 30 ha

Protection status:

Yemen Society for the Protection of Wildlife

Key biodiversity
Sabuniya The sea is very rich in fish and cetaceans; also turtles. Kal Farun Two sea-stacks 30 km north of Abd al-Kuri. Whitened by guano; not surveyed comprehensively.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Kal Farun, Socotra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/05/2019.