About Sea Lion Island
Interesting Places, Natural, Islands, Other Islands
Sea Lion Island (Spanish: Isla de los Leones Marinos) is the largest of the Sea Lion Island Group of the Falkland Islands. It is 9 km2 (3 sq mi) in area. and lies 14 km (9 mi) southeast of Lafonia (East Falkland). It was designated a Ramsar site on 24 September 2001., and as an Important Bird Area (BirdLife International 2006). In 2017 the island was designated as a National Nature Reserve.