Country/territory: United Kingdom
IBA Criteria met: A4i, B1i, C2, C6 (2007)
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Area: 4,866 ha
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A large sea area comprising the sounds of Eynhallow, Gairsay, Rousay and Wyre. Human activities include marl extraction. The IBA is important for wintering divers.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sounds around Wyre. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/03/2023.