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Long, sand beach on the south-west coast of the main island. An isolated area, relatively undisturbed by humans.
Important numbers of Sterna repressa breed along the mainland coast in several colonies.
Non-bird biodiversity: Mammals: introduced Gazella spp. (some indigenous) are free-living in the desert inland.
Data-sheet compiled by T. Nightingale, reviewed by Dr K. Fakhro.
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: South-west Coast. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 16/05/2022.