Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: B2, C6 (2007)
For more information about IBA criteria please click here

Area: 29,490 ha

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 medium favourable low
For more information about IBA monitoring please click here

Site description
A series of mountain peaks and associated river valleys in the southern half of the Isle of Skye, important for breeding upland bird species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Cuillins. Downloaded from on 07/02/2023.