Sandwick and Clift Hills

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A4ii, B1ii, B3, C3 (2007)
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Area: 2,270 ha

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 very high favourable negligible
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Site description
A large block of moorland located to the south-west of Cunningsburgh, important for breeding skuas.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sandwick and Clift Hills. Downloaded from on 01/07/2022.