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|Year of assessment (most recent)||State (condition)||Pressure (threat)||Response (action)|
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Site description (2007 baseline)
The IBA comprises stretches of blanket bog, with lochans, in addition to a variety of other habitats including wet and dry heaths and mires, acid grassland and areas of marsh. The site supports a suite of breeding moorland birds.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Moorland Areas, Central Shetland. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/moorland-areas-central-shetland-iba-united-kingdom on 26/09/2023.