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Sleibhtean Agus Chladach Thiriodh


Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
The island of Tiree lies in the Inner Hebrides of western Scotland, 17 km west of Mull in Argyll and Bute. Sleibhtean agus Cladach Thiriodh (Tiree Wetlands and Coast) consists of several areas of wetland, including habitats such as machair, heath and freshwater lochs, and extensive sections of the coastline, taking in the islet of Soa. The wetland areas support roost sites of significant numbers of wintering Greenland Branta leucopsis, Greenland Anser albifrons flavirostris, as well as breeding terns, waders and waterbirds.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2019) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Sleibhtean Agus Chladach Thiriodh. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 12/11/2019.