South Sandwich Islands Marine North


Country/territory: South Georgia & the South Sandwich Islands

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii (2018)
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Area: 3,244,101 ha


Site summary
This Marine IBA is identified using seaward extensions around breeding colonies for Chinstrap Penguin. Colonies: Zavodovski, Visokoi, Candlemas, Vindication, and Saunders Islands (South Sandwich Islands).


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: South Sandwich Islands Marine North. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 01/12/2021.