Tagomago island

Year of compilation: 2000

Site description
A steep limestone islet close to Ibiza's north-east coast, dominated by maquis and coastal vegetation.

Key biodiversity
This is an important site for breeding seabirds and Falco eleonorae.

Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are disturbance from tourism, hunting and rat predation of breeding birds. Larus cachinnans is culled annually. The IBA overlaps with a Natural Area of Special Interest (Isla de Tagomago).

Protected areas
National None International High90 ha of IBA covered by Special Protection Area (Isla de Tagomago, 90 ha).

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tagomago island. Downloaded from on 23/03/2023.