Country/territory: Greenland (to Denmark)
IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2 (2000)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here
Area: 19,000 ha
A fjord and the adjacent valley, containing lakes and ponds.
The fjord is the most important moulting site for Somateria spectabilis in Greenland. Branta bernicla hrota stop over during autumn migration.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Nordfjord and adjacent valley. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 02/04/2023.