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Eoligarry, Barra


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A1, B1i, B2, C1, C2 (2007)
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Area: 143 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 near favourable medium
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Site description
The site comprises the machair-covered isthmus of Eoligarry and low-lying islands. Intertidal cockleshell banks are abundant. Branta leucopsis are from the Greenland breeding population.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Eoligarry, Barra. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 28/10/2020.