Special Protection Areas (SPAs): Scotland

 
The status of 'qualifying' species on individual SPAs - important information>>>
 
UK Special Protection Areas 28 January 2016
Site name Site code Country Area (ha) Status
Abernethy Forest UK9002561 S 5783.61

Designated SPA

Achanalt Marshes UK9001701 S 209.32

Designated SPA

Ailsa Craig UK9003091 S 2759.53

Designated SPA

Aird and Borve, Benbecula UK9001751 S 359.03

Designated SPA

Anagach Woods UK9020297 S 392.49

Designated SPA

Arran Moors UK9003341 S 10801.78

Designated SPA

Assynt Lochs UK9001591 S 1158.19

Designated SPA

Auskerry UK9002381 S 103.11

Designated SPA

Ballochbuie UK9002781 S 1882.33

Designated SPA

Beinn Dearg UK9001631 S 5613.62

Designated SPA

Ben Alder UK9002551 S 2877.51

Designated SPA

Ben Wyvis UK9001641 S 2178.41

Designated SPA

Black Cart UK9003221 S 55.5

Designated SPA

Bridgend Flats, Islay UK9003052 S 332.08

Designated SPA

Buchan Ness to Collieston Coast UK9002491 S 5400.76

Designated SPA

Caenlochan UK9004011 S 5971

Designated SPA

Cairngorms UK9002241 S 50914.33

Designated SPA

Cairngorms Massif UK9020308 S 187484.9

Designated SPA

Caithness and Sutherland Peatlands UK9001151 S 145313

Designated SPA

Caithness Lochs UK9001171 S 1381.65

Designated SPA

Calf of Eday UK9002431 S 2671.77

Designated SPA

Cameron Reservoir UK9004131 S 68.71

Designated SPA

Canna and Sanday UK9001431 S 6567.58

Designated SPA

Cape Wrath UK9001231 S 6734.48

Designated SPA

Castle Loch, Lochmaben UK9003191 S 106.68

Designated SPA

Cnuic agus Cladach Mhuile UK9003311 S 29242.12

Designated SPA

Coll UK9003031 S 2324.37

Designated SPA

Coll (corncrake) UK9003033 S 368.53

Designated SPA

Copinsay UK9002151 S 3607.7

Designated SPA

Craigmore Wood UK9001801 S 653.46

Designated SPA

Creag Meagaidh UK9002161 S 2856.17

Designated SPA

Cromarty Firth UK9001623 S 3247.95

Designated SPA

Cuillins UK9001781 S 29503.25

Designated SPA

Darnaway and Lethen Forest UK9020292 S 1830.42

Designated SPA

Din Moss - Hoselaw Loch UK9004291 S 50.58

Designated SPA

Dornoch Firth and Loch Fleet UK9001622 S 7856.54

Designated SPA

Drumochter Hills UK9002301 S 9431.89

Designated SPA

East Caithness Cliffs UK9001182 S 11696.37

Designated SPA

East Sanday Coast UK9002331 S 1508.2

Designated SPA

Eilean na Muice Duibhe (Duich Moss), Islay UK9003054 S 577.27

Designated SPA

Eoligarry, Barra UK9001761 S 143.59

Designated SPA

Fair Isle UK9002091 S 6825.1

Designated SPA

Fala Flow UK9004241 S 317.75

Designated SPA

Fetlar UK9002031 S 16964.69

Designated SPA

Firth of Forth UK9004411 S 6317.69

Designated SPA

Firth of Tay and Eden Estuary UK9004121 S 6947.62

Designated SPA

Flannan Isles UK9001021 S 5832.82

Designated SPA

Foinaven UK9020306 S 21082.64

Designated SPA

Forest of Clunie UK9004381 S 19347.55

Designated SPA

Forth Islands UK9004171 S 9795

Designated SPA

Foula UK9002061 S 7985.49

Designated SPA

Fowlsheugh UK9002271 S 1303.23

Designated SPA

Gladhouse Reservoir UK9004231 S 185.83

Designated SPA

Glas Eileanan UK9003211 S 1.57

Designated SPA

Glen Affric to Strathconon UK9020303 S 50419.34

Designated SPA

Glen App and Galloway Moors UK9003351 S 8948.65

Designated SPA

Glen Etive and Glen Fyne UK9020307 S 81372.55

Designated SPA

Glen Tanar UK9002771 S 4177.87

Designated SPA

Greenlaw Moor UK9004281 S 245.81

Designated SPA

Gruinart Flats, Islay UK9003051 S 3256.32

Designated SPA

Handa UK9001241 S 3205.61

Designated SPA

Hermaness, Saxa Vord and Valla Field UK9002011 S 6832.36

Designated SPA

Hoy UK9002141 S 18123.91

Designated SPA

Imperial Dock Lock, Leith UK9004451 S 0.11

Designated SPA

Inner Clyde Estuary UK9003061 S 1813.72

Designated SPA

Inner Moray Firth UK9001624 S 2290.25

Designated SPA

Inverpolly, Loch Urigill and nearby Lochs UK9001511 S 1937.05

Designated SPA

Jura, Scarba and the Garvellachs UK9020304 S 34585.96

Designated SPA

Kilpheder and Smerclate, South Uist UK9001083 S 379.64

Designated SPA

Kintyre Goose Roosts UK9003071 S 409.2

Designated SPA

Kinveachy Forest UK9002581 S 2849.7

Designated SPA

Knapdale Lochs UK9003301 S 113.86

Designated SPA

Laggan, Islay UK9003053 S 1225.62

Designated SPA

Lairg and Strath Brora Lochs UK9001611 S 286.14

Designated SPA

Langholm - Newcastleton Hills UK9003271 S 7538.48

Designated SPA

Lewis Peatlands UK9001571 S 58959.88

Designated SPA

Loch Ashie UK9001554 S 162.55

Designated SPA

Loch Eye UK9001621 S 204.88

Designated SPA

Loch Flemington UK9001691 S 21.57

Designated SPA

Loch Ken and River Dee Marshes UK9003111 S 767.97

Designated SPA

Loch Knockie and nearby Lochs UK9001552 S 395.12

Designated SPA

Loch Leven UK9004111 S 1611.29

Designated SPA

Loch Lomond UK9003021 S 508.23

Designated SPA

Loch Maree UK9001531 S 3182.01

Designated SPA

Loch of Inch and Torrs Warren UK9003121 S 2110.5

Designated SPA

Loch of Kinnordy UK9004051 S 85.15

Designated SPA

Loch of Lintrathen UK9004061 S 186.27

Designated SPA

Loch of Skene UK9002261 S 121.76

Designated SPA

Loch of Strathbeg UK9002211 S 616.26

Designated SPA

Loch Ruthven UK9001551 S 200.84

Designated SPA

Loch Shiel UK9001721 S 2291.09

Designated SPA

Loch Spynie UK9002201 S 90.05

Designated SPA

Loch Vaa UK9002751 S 44.56

Designated SPA

Lochnagar UK9002281 S 1423.43

Designated SPA

Lochs of Spiggie and Brow UK9002651 S 140.66

Designated SPA

Marwick Head UK9002121 S 475.54

Designated SPA

Mingulay and Berneray UK9001121 S 7801.71

Designated SPA

Moidart and Ardgour UK9020305 S 41426.37

Designated SPA

Mointeach Scadabhaigh UK9001501 S 4182.75

Designated SPA

Monach Isles UK9001071 S 600.07

Designated SPA

Montrose Basin UK9004031 S 981.19

Designated SPA

Morangie Forest UK9001791 S 3510.85

Designated SPA

Moray and Nairn Coast UK9001625 S 2325.67

Designated SPA

Mousa UK9002361 S 196.85

Designated SPA

Muir of Dinnet UK9002791 S 156.95

Designated SPA

Muirkirk and North Lowther Uplands UK9003261 S 26345.76

Designated SPA

Ness and Barvas, Lewis UK9001741 S 647.54

Designated SPA

North Caithness Cliffs UK9001181 S 14628.77

Designated SPA

North Colonsay and Western Cliffs UK9003171 S 3297.3

Designated SPA

North Harris Mountains UK9001572 S 13128.46

Designated SPA

North Inverness Lochs UK9001553 S 122.87

Designated SPA

North Rona and Sula Sgeir UK9001011 S 6850.58

Designated SPA

North Sutherland Coastal Islands UK9001211 S 223.46

Designated SPA

North Uist Machair and Islands UK9001051 S 4860.13

Designated SPA

Noss UK9002081 S 3338.38

Designated SPA

Novar UK9020293 S 1054.07

Designated SPA

Orkney Mainland Moors UK9002311 S 5342.44

Designated SPA

Oronsay and South Colonsay UK9020299 S 2016.85

Designated SPA

Otterswick and Graveland UK9002941 S 2239.59

Designated SPA

Papa Stour UK9002051 S 569.6

Designated SPA

Papa Westray (North Hill and Holm) UK9002111 S 245.94

Designated SPA

Pentland Firth Islands UK9001131 S 170

Designated SPA

Priest Island UK9001261 S 132.02

Designated SPA

Ramna Stacks and Gruney UK9002021 S 11.66

Designated SPA

Rannoch Lochs UK9004021 S 1175.79

Designated SPA

Renfrewshire Heights UK9020295 S 8940.8

Designated SPA

Rinns of Islay UK9003057 S 9434.09

Designated SPA

River Spey - Insh Marshes UK9002231 S 1157.26

Designated SPA

Ronas Hill - North Roe and Tingon UK9002041 S 5474.35

Designated SPA

Rousay UK9002371 S 5480.84

Designated SPA

Rum UK9001341 S 46724.16

Designated SPA

Shiant Isles UK9001041 S 6935.65

Designated SPA

Slamannan Plateau UK9004441 S 590.91

Designated SPA

Sléibhtean agus Cladach Thiriodh (Tiree Wetlands and Coast) UK9003032 S 1939.72

Designated SPA

South Tayside Goose Roosts UK9004401 S 332.17

Designated SPA

South Uist Machair and Lochs UK9001082 S 5027.31

Designated SPA

St Abb's Head to Fast Castle UK9004271 S 1736.75

Designated SPA

St Kilda UK9001031 S 29014.61

Designated SPA

Strath Carnaig and Strath Fleet Moors UK9020300 S 14700.61

Designated SPA

Sule Skerry and Sule Stack UK9002181 S 3909.45

Designated SPA

Sumburgh Head UK9002511 S 2478.91

Designated SPA

Switha UK9002891 S 57

Designated SPA

The Oa UK9003058 S 1930.84

Designated SPA

Tips of Corsemaul and Tom Mor UK9002811 S 83.43

Designated SPA

Tiree (corncrake) UK9003034 S 544.66

Designated SPA

Treshnish Isles UK9003041 S 241.77

Designated SPA

Troup, Pennan and Lion's Heads UK9002471 S 3365.2

Designated SPA

Upper Solway Flats and Marshes UK9005012 ES 43678.26

Designated SPA

West Inverness-shire Lochs UK9020298 S 2967.52

Designated SPA

West Westray UK9002101 S 3780.16

Designated SPA

Wester Ross Lochs UK9001711 S 1989.82

Designated SPA

Westwater UK9004251 S 49.54

Designated SPA

Ythan Estuary, Sands of Forvie and Meikle Loch UK9002221 S 1014.62

Designated SPA

 

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