Year of compilation: 2000
A section of coastline on the Cantabric Sea, with cliffs, estuaries and sand-dune systems. Human activities include agriculture and fisheries.
This is a nationally important site for breeding seabirds and passage and wintering ducks and waders.
Pressure/threats to key biodiversity
The main threats are from disturbance from fishing and tourists.
None5,758 ha of IBA covered by Natural Park (Oyambre, 5,758 ha).
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Tina Menor-Sarnosa island-Oyambre. Downloaded from
http://www.birdlife.org on 18/06/2021.