Rosehearty to Fraserburgh Coast

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: C7 (2007)
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Area: 154 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 not assessed low low
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Site description (2007 baseline)
An exposed north-facing rocky and sandy shoreline running west from the town of Fraserburgh. The IBA includes a narrow fringe of sand-dunes and saltmarsh. The IBA is important for wintering waders.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Rosehearty to Fraserburgh Coast. Downloaded from on 22/02/2024.