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Killough Bay


Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The IBA comprises a small estuary with tidal mudflats and shingle banks. The site is important for wintering waterbirds. Wintering Branta bernicla are from the Canadian/Greenland breeding population of the hrota subspecies.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Killough Bay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 26/09/2020.