Cape Wrath

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
Two stretches of sandstone cliff on the Cape Wrath headland. The lower slopes are vegetated by Calluna and Juniperus heath. Sheep graze the area, and some deer-stalking takes place. The IBA holds breeding seabirds waterbirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cape Wrath. Downloaded from on 29/05/2022.