North Westray Coast

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: B1i, B2 (2007)
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Area: 125 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 very unfavourable low negligible
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Site description (2007 baseline)
Two sections of coastline on North Westray. The IBA is important for breeding seabirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: North Westray Coast. Downloaded from on 26/09/2023.