Ladder Hills

Country/territory: United Kingdom

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

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 (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Ladder Hills. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023.