UK209
Muir of Dinnet


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A1, A4i, B1i, B2, C1, C3 (2007)
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Area: 2,299 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 high not assessed medium
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Site description
Two large lochs and associated heath, woodland and mire habitats that exhibit a classic vegetational succession from open water to fen. The site is important for wintering waterbirds. Anser anser are from the Icelandic breeding population.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Muir of Dinnet. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/12/2020.