West Westray

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description (baseline)
The site comprises Old Red Sandstone cliffs along the western coast of Westray, together with adjoining areas of grassland and maritime sedge-heath. The site is very exposed. The IBA holds breeding seabirds and waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: West Westray. Downloaded from on 05/06/2023.