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Cannock Chase


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2007)
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Area: 3,189 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 low favourable low
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Site description
Cannock Chase is located between Cannock, Lichfield, Rugeley and Stafford. It comprises a mixture of natural deciduous woodland, coniferous plantations, open heathland and the remains of early industry, such as coal mining.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cannock Chase. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/08/2020.