Ons Island and archipelago
|Area||4.458 km2 (1.721 sq mi)|
|Length||6 km (3.7 mi)|
|Width||1.5 km (0.93 mi)|
|Highest elevation||128 m (420 ft)|
|Population||81 hab. (2013)|
The Ons Island (Galician: Illa de Ons; Spanish: Isla de Ons) is the main island of a small archipelago in the coast of Pontevedra in Galicia, Spain. Ons belongs administratively to the municipality of Bueu, which has a regular ferry boat connection to the island, as have the mainland towns of Portonovo, Sanxenxo, Marín and Aldán.
In 2001 the European Union designated Ons a Special Protection Area for bird-life.
In 2002, along with several other archipelagos off the Pontevedra coast, Ons became part of the Atlantic Islands of Galicia National Park.
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