Tavolara archipelago, Cape Ceraso and Cape Figari

Country/territory: Italy

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4ii, B1ii, B3, C1, C3, C6 (2002)
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Area: 24,208 ha

Lega Italiana Protezione Uccelli

Site description
A small archipelago of three islands˜Tavolara (the largest), Molara and Molarotto˜off the north-east coast of Sardinia. Vegetation is mainly maquis. Tourism is the main land-use.

Key biodiversity
An important breeding site for seabirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tavolara archipelago, Cape Ceraso and Cape Figari. Downloaded from on 30/01/2023.