Country/territory: United Kingdom
IBA criteria met: A4i, B1i, C3 (2007)
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Area: 186 ha
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Site description (baseline)
The Loch of Lintrathen is situated in the foothills above Strathmore, and occupies a glacial basin. It contains no emergent vegetation, and is now used as a reservoir. The IBA is important for wintering waterbirds.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Loch of Lintrathen. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/2515 on 03/06/2023.