UK165
Inner Clyde


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B1i, B2, C3, C4 (2007)
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Area: 1,817 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 favourable medium
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Site description
Extensive areas of intertidal habitats bounded by areas of heavy industry. Habitats present include saltmarsh, mudflats and eel-grass Zostera and mussel Mytilus beds. The IBA is important for wintering waders and wildfowl.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Inner Clyde. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 06/12/2019.