Grampian Mountains

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: A1, B2, C1, C6 (2007)
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Area: 218,700 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 not assessed high medium
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Site description (2007 baseline)
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 (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Grampian Mountains. Downloaded from on 09/12/2023.