Ortac, Alderney

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: B2 (2007)
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Area: 1 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 low favourable high
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Site description
A Cambrian sandstone rock located 4.5 km off the west coast of Alderney. The site supports the smaller of two gannetries in the Channel Islands.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ortac, Alderney. Downloaded from on 04/02/2023.