A shallow (<4 m) bay on the south-west coast of Hiiumaa island, with small islets, reedbeds and coastal meadows. The main economic activity is intensive fishing.
Vanamõisa bay is an important staging site for migrating Anser anser and Grus grus.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Vanamõisa bay. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 19/09/2020.