Airds Moss and Muirkirk Uplands IBA

Location:United Kingdom
Area:48,927 acres (19,800 hectares)
IBA Criteria:B2, C6
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:Cfb (Climate: warm temperate; Precipitation: fully humid; Temperature: warm summer)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Asio flammeus (Short-eared Owl)B2, C6
Circus cyaneus (Northern Harrier)C6
Falco columbarius (Merlin)C6
Pluvialis apricaria (European Golden-Plover)C6

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263