Coastal Grazing Marsh Management, Nigg Bay

Region:

Ross and Cromarty, Cromarty Firth, Easter Ross

Habitats:

Partners:

RSPB

Project Description

Project to improve habitat for breeding waders at Nigg Bay through reducing rush cover & improving coastal floodplain grazing marsh. Costs include purchase of a ‘weed wiper’, trailer & herbicide. To improve habitat for breeding waders (lapwing, redshank & snipe), skylark, reed bunting, greylag & pink-footed geese.

Year 2009

Funder Information

THC (landfill tax 2008)

Highland Environment Forum

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