North Ronaldsay Coast

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: B1ii, B2, C3 (2007)
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Area: 212 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 favourable medium negligible
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Site description (2007 baseline)
A low-lying rocky shoreline interspersed with sandy bays, where the seaweeds are grazed by North Ronaldsay sheep.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: North Ronaldsay Coast. Downloaded from on 02/12/2023.