UK343
Grampian Mountains


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C6 (2007)
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Area: 218,700 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 high not assessed medium
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Site description
A massive area of uplands in Grampian, east Scotland, with diverse habitats, including forestry plantations, native coniferous woods, moorland and bog. Important for breeding raptors, montane and forest species.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Grampian Mountains. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/12/2019.