|Most recent IBA monitoring assessment|
|Year of assessment||Threat score (pressure)||Condition score (state)||Action score (response)|
|2007||very high||very unfavourable||high|
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The largest tract of native pinewood Pinus sylvestris in Britain, representing part of a once continuous area of woodland that covered the lower slopes of the Cairngorms. The site includes some completely undisturbed high forest, with a Juniperus scrub layer.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Abernethy Forest. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/04/2020.