UK251
Stornoway to Back, Lewis


Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A1, B2, C1 (2007)
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Area: 1,780 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 very high favourable low
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Site description
An area of agricultural land situated to the east and north of Stornoway, important for Crex crex.


Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Stornoway to Back, Lewis. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 10/08/2020.