Firth of Forth Islands

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
A large group of islands situated in the Firth of Forth. The inner islands are generally low-lying, whilst those in the Outer Firth are higher, steeper and rockier. The islands support extensive maritime cliff-top grasslands. They are important for breeding seabirds and waterbirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Firth of Forth Islands. Downloaded from on 24/11/2020.