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
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 medium favourable negligible
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Site description
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 Areas factsheet: North Ronaldsay Coast. Downloaded from on 08/02/2023.