|IBA conservation status|
|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
|2007||near favourable||very high||negligible|
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Site description (2007 baseline)
Heathland overlying magnesium silicate rocks, with areas of deep peat, wet flush and mire. Plant communities present include herb-rich sedge grass heath and also species-poor wet and dry heaths. The IBA holds a rich assemblage of breeding birds.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Hill of Colvadale and Sobul. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/hill-of-colvadale-and-sobul-iba-united-kingdom on 02/12/2023.