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Site description (2007 baseline)
A large estuary draining the Rivers Cree and Bladnoch and several burns. The site includes extensive areas of intertidal mudflats and adjacent grazed saltmarshes and supports large numbers of wintering wildfowl and waders.
BirdLife International (2023) Important Bird Area factsheet: Wigtown Bay. Downloaded from http://datazone.birdlife.org/site/factsheet/wigtown-bay-iba-united-kingdom on 28/11/2023.