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South Pennine and Peak District Moors This is an IBA in danger! 


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: B1i, B3, C3, C6 (2007)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 66,059 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)
2015 very high very unfavourable medium
For more information about IBA monitoring please click here


Site description
Several huge upland blocks comprising heather moorland and blanket peatland habitats, the IBA holds important numbers of upland species.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2018) Important Bird Areas factsheet: South Pennine and Peak District Moors. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2018.