Upper Nene Valley Gravel Pits

Country/territory: United Kingdom

IBA Criteria met: A4iii, B1i, C3, C4, C6 (2007)
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Area: 1,366 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 high favourable low
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Site description
A series of reclaimed gravel pits and surrounding grassland, important for wintering waterbirds.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2020) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Upper Nene Valley Gravel Pits. Downloaded from on 08/08/2020.