Upper Solway Flats and Marshes

Year of compilation: 2007

Site description
One of the largest and most important areas of continuous intertidal habitat in Britain. The system is a dynamic one, with shifting channels undergoing phases of erosion and accretion. The IBA is important for wintering wildfowl and waders.

Key biodiversity

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Upper Solway Flats and Marshes. Downloaded from on 10/08/2022.