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Lochnagar is the highest of the hills to the south of Deeside. It is drained by fast-flowing streams, and there are scattered lochs. An extensive area of Betula nana scrub is present. The IBA supports an assemblage of upland breeding birds.
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lochnagar. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 15/07/2020.