Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: A1, B2, C1 (2007)
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Area: 353 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 not assessed low negligible
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Site description (2007 baseline)
A wooded valley side along the River Dee, located to the west of Ballater. Comprises mainly self-sown coniferous forest of native stock, with small open areas and scree.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Coilacriech. Downloaded from on 02/12/2023.