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Location Greenland (to Denmark), Avanersuaq
Central coordinates 70o 13.00' West  76o 28.00' North
IBA criteria B1i
Area 15 ha
Altitude 0 - 55m
Year of IBA assessment 2000





Site description A small rocky island with associated sea cliffs.

Populations of IBA trigger species

Species Season Period Population estimate Quality of estimate IBA Criteria IUCN Category
Common Eider Somateria mollissima breeding  1988  400 breeding pairs  B1i  Least Concern 

Habitats

IUCN habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Coastline Sea cliffs and rocky shores  -

Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
not utilised 100%

Protection status National None International None

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Recommended citation  BirdLife International (2014) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Dalrymple Rock. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 20/04/2014

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