Qilangaarsuit and adjacent islands

Country/territory: Greenland (to Denmark)

IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, B2 (2000)
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Area: 32,800 ha

Site description
Three small islands located off the outer coast of a larger island.

Key biodiversity
The site also supports breeding Alca torda and moulting Histrionicus histrionicus.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Qilangaarsuit and adjacent islands. Downloaded from on 01/07/2022.