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A stretch of low cliffs and small areas of maritime grassland, heathland and herb-rich grasslands and flushes situated along the north Buchan coast. The site holds breeding seabirds and waterbirds. It is one of only two Sula bassana breeding colonies on the UK mainland.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Troup, Pennan and Lion Heads. Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 04/02/2023.