Moorfoot Hills

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: B3 (2007)
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Area: 9,812 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 not assessed low
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Site description
One large and several smaller blocks of upland moorland to the north-east of Peebles. The IBA holds an assemblage of breeding upland species.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Moorfoot Hills. Downloaded from on 05/08/2020.