Year of compilation: 2000
A small archipelago located in the southern part of the Gulf of Bothnia, comprising numerous small skerries and a few islands.
An important site for breeding gulls and seabirds.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The expanding American mink Mustela vison
population in the archipelago poses a major threat to breeding birds.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lövsta Bight – Björn Archipelago. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 22/09/2020.