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Glen Affric to Strathconon


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C6 (2007)
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Area: 50,419 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 not assessed low
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Site description
A large upland area, with stands of native pinewood Pinus sylvestris that support rich lichen communities. This is an important area for raptors and other specialist montane and forest birds.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Glen Affric to Strathconon. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 30/10/2020.