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Muirkirk and North Lowther Uplands


Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The site includes the largest remaining continuous block of unforested moorland in south-west Scotland. The main habitats include heather and grass moorland and blanket bog.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Muirkirk and North Lowther Uplands. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 27/11/2020.