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Ladder Hills


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: C6 (2007)
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Area: 4,340 ha

Protection status:

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
Most recent IBA monitoring assessment
Year of assessment Threat score (pressure) Condition score (state) Action score (response)
2007 high very unfavourable medium
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Site description
An upland block to the north-east of the Cairngorms. The IBA supports a wide range of breeding moorland species.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ladder Hills. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/09/2019.