Natural creek area on the SE side of Salt Cay and abandoned salt-pans throughout the island, notably ones viewable from the roads in the settlement. This natural interest complements the historic interest of the salt industry relics.
In terms of the Caribbean, holds significant numbers of Brown Pelican (30 individuals), Wilson's Plover (30 breeding pairs), Laughing Gull (900 individuals), Royal Tern (30 individuals), Least Tern (400 individuals, 280 breeding) and Sandwich Tern (60 individuals).
Non-bird biodiversity: Shores are probably important for nesting turtles Chelonia midas (EN), Eretmochelys imbricata (CR), Caretta caretta (EN).
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Salt Cay Creek and Salinas. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/07/2020.