A narrow sand-spit covered with Pinus woodland, located between the Kuronian lagoon and the Baltic Sea. Most of the area is used for recreation, and some for forestry. There are few villages.
Storks, birds of prey and passerines migrate through the area in large numbers, although no exact counts have been made.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lithuanian part of the Curonian Spit. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2020.