Year of compilation: 2000

Site description (baseline)
A shallow bay of the Baltic Sea situated near to Stockholm.

Key biodiversity
Sandemar is important as a stop-over site for passage wildfowl. Species of global conservation concern that do not meet IBA criteria: Haliaeetus albicilla (resident).

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The shoreline was recently restored and a large proportion is now grazed, benefiting birds that feed at the site.

Protected areas
National Partial International NoneIBA overlaps with Nature Reserve (Sandemar, 387 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Sandemar. Downloaded from on 05/06/2023.