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The site includes the rounded summits on either side of the Drumochter pass, and several plateaus, which are divided by steep-sided stream gullies. Montane communities present include grassland, high altitude blanket mires and lichen-rich heaths. This area supports a range of birds associated with montane plateaus and open moorland.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Drumochter Hills. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/01/2023.