GL038
Qilangaarsuit and adjacent islands


Country/territory: Greenland (to Denmark)

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

Protection status:


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 (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Qilangaarsuit and adjacent islands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 21/03/2019.