Muirkirk and North Lowther Uplands

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The site includes the largest remaining continuous block of unforested moorland in south-west Scotland. The main habitats include heather and grass moorland and blanket bog.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2021) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Muirkirk and North Lowther Uplands. Downloaded from on 17/01/2021.