Majona coast

Country/territory: Spain

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2011)
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Area: 170 ha

Protection status:


Site description
Sea cliffs and rock stacks along the north-east coast of La Gomera, which support a typical rocky vegetation. Stony and sandy beaches are also present, along with a rocky intertidal shelf.

Key biodiversity
The site is important for breeding Calonectris diomedea, and is also used by wintering and passage waders.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Majona coast. Downloaded from on 13/04/2021.