Galloway Forest Park

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
A very large area of forest, including lochs, rivers and moorland, that stretches from Newton Stewart in Dumfries and Galloway into the Strathclyde region. The IBA supports a range of breeding waders and waterbirds, in addition to species of forest and moorland.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Galloway Forest Park. Downloaded from on 01/12/2021.