Country/territory: United Kingdom
IBA Criteria met: C6 (2007)
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Area: 10,624 ha
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A large area of high-altitude plateau, with steep-sided gullies and large cliff-fringed corries. Species-poor lochs punctuate the plateau, which supports continental and oceanic heaths rich in lichens and a wide range of late snow-bed communities. The IBA supports a suite of breeding upland birds, including a number of species of raptor.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Monadhliath. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/03/2023.