Lövsta Bight – Björn Archipelago

Country/territory: Sweden

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B1ii, B2, B3, C2, C3, C6 (2000)
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Area: 15,700 ha

Protection status:

Sveriges Ornitologiska Förening

Site description
A small archipelago located in the southern part of the Gulf of Bothnia, comprising numerous small skerries and a few islands.

Key biodiversity
An important site for breeding gulls and seabirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lövsta Bight – Björn Archipelago. Downloaded from on 19/04/2021.