Kandalaksha Bay

Country/territory: Russia (European)

IBA criteria met: A1, A4i, A4iii, B1i, B1ii, B2 (2000)
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Area: 220,500 ha

Site description (2001 baseline)
Large bay with a rocky coastline and many islands and alluvial sand.

The map polygon is provided courtesy of the Spatial Database on Important Bird Areas of Russia 2014 (© Russian Bird Conservation Union, © Transparent World).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kandalaksha Bay. Downloaded from on 08/12/2023.