Kitsissunnguit

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Kitsissunnguit

  • Country: 
    Denmark
  • Site number: 
    384
  • Area: 
    6,910 ha
  • Designation date: 
    27-01-1988
  • Coordinates: 
    68°49'N 51°55'W
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Overview

Kitsissunnguit (Grønne Ejland). 27/01/88; Qasigiannquit, Aasiaa; 6,910 ha; 68°50'N 051°56'W. A group of flat, rocky islands, heathland, small lakes, meadows, and adjacent shallow sea areas. The area supports large numbers of staging waterbirds and several species of breeding birds. Public access and hunting are regulated; increased collection of eggs is seen as a potential threat. Ramsar site no. 384. Most recent RIS information: 2002.

Administrative region: 
Qasigiannguit,Aasiaat

  • National legal designation: 
    • Areas important to wildlife
    • Breeding Bird Reserves
  • Last publication date: 
    01-01-2002

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