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Loch of Lintrathen


Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The Loch of Lintrathen is situated in the foothills above Strathmore, and occupies a glacial basin. It contains no emergent vegetation, and is now used as a reservoir. The IBA is important for wintering waterbirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Loch of Lintrathen. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 08/08/2022.