|Scottish Gaelic name||Eilean Chirceaboist|
Towards Kirkibost Island Looking out across the sea towards the sand dunes at the southern end of Kirkibost Island
|OS grid reference|
|Island group||Uists and Barra|
|Area rank||105= |
|Highest elevation||7 m|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Council area||Outer Hebrides|
Kirkibost, along with neighbouring Baleshare, is covered by a machair system of coastal plains covered with shell sand, part covered by grass, with some sand dunes, fens and peat. Together with Baleshare, it forms part of a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The small islands of Eilean Mòr, Bior-eilean and Sròmaigh lie between Kirkibost and North Uist.
- Area and population ranks: there are c. 300 islands over 20 ha in extent and 93 permanently inhabited islands were listed in the 2011 census.
- Haswell-Smith, Hamish. (2004) The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh. Canongate.
- Ordnance Survey. OS Maps Online (Map). 1:25,000. Leisure.
- Gittings, Bruce; Munro, David. "Kirkibost". The Gazetteer for Scotland. School of GeoSciences, University of Edinburgh and The Royal Scottish Geographical Society. Retrieved 29 October 2018.
- Scottish Natural Heritage (2011). "SSSI Management Statement: Baleshare & Kirkibost SSSI". Retrieved 2020-12-10.
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