Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B1ii, B3, C3, C4 (2007)
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Area: 10 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 very unfavourable medium
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Site description
The IBA covers sheer cliffs on the east coast of Grampian region, and associated species-poor cliff-top grassland. The site is important for breeding seabirds and waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fowlsheugh. Downloaded from on 21/03/2023.