Crussa Field and the Heogs

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: C7 (2007)
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Area: 467 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) Threat (pressure) Condition (state) Action (response)
2007 very high near favourable low
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Site description (baseline)
The site comprises herb-rich maritime heathland, the Heogs rocks and a number of disused chromite quarries. The site is important for breeding moorland birds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Crussa Field and the Heogs. Downloaded from on 28/05/2023.