Year of compilation: 2000
A steep island, with slopes partly covered in grass and with boulder scree around the base.
Other breeding seabirds include Hydrobates pelagicus
(breeding confirmed in 1986; possibly c.100-1,000 pairs).
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The area is proposed as a Nature Reserve with no entrance allowed between 1 April and 31 August.
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sør-Fugløy. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 18/05/2021.