Sites - Important Bird and Biodiversity Areas (IBAs)
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United Kingdom, Northern Ireland
5o 31.98' West 54o 40.48' North
A4ii, B1ii, B2, C3, C6
Year of IBA assessment
Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
Site description Copeland Islands IBA is located off the County Down coast of Northern Ireland and comprises Big Copeland, Light House Island and Mew Island. The site is important for breeding seabirds and waders, in addition to their coastal plant communities and geological features.