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Loch of Kinnordy


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA criteria met: A4i, B1i, C3 (2007)
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Area: 85 ha

Royal Society for the Protection of Birds
IBA conservation status
Year of assessment (most recent) State (condition) Pressure (threat) Response (action)
2007 very unfavourable high high
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Site description (2007 baseline)
A nutrient-rich loch that was formerly much larger in extent, and surrounding wetland communities. The site is important for breeding waterbirds.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2024) Important Bird Area factsheet: Loch of Kinnordy. Downloaded from https://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/loch-of-kinnordy-iba-united-kingdom on 27/02/2024.