Lochs of Spiggie and Brow

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The Loch of Spiggie was formed by a sand-bar cutting off a shallow voe from the sea. Both lochs have slightly brackish waters. The IBA also includes the smaller Loch of Hinwell. The site is important for wintering wildfowl.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Lochs of Spiggie and Brow. Downloaded from on 13/08/2022.