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Two large and two small islands with associated skerries, lying about 6 km west of Lewis in the Minch. The vegetation consists primarily of maritime heath and grassland. The islands support breeding seabirds and wintering and passage Greenland Branta leucopsis.
BirdLife International (2017) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Shiant Isles. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 25/11/2017.