Site description (2000 baseline)
Rocky coastline and cliffs located on the south shore of Scoresby Sund (IBA 043), extending from 22°W to 25°W. Subsistence hunting takes place.
The area is internationally important for Alle alle, which is present in extremely large numbers. Other breeding auks include Uria lomvia (15,000 individuals) and possibly Fratercula arctica. Fulmarus glacialis and Rissa tridactyla also breed.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Kap Brewster and Volquart Boon's coast. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/kap-brewster-and-volquart-boons-coast-iba-greenland-(to-denmark) on 23/09/2023.