|Location||United Kingdom, Scotland|
|Central coordinates||6o 37.33' West 56o 35.98' North|
|IBA criteria||A1, B2, C1, C2, C6|
|Year of IBA assessment||2007|
Site description The island of Coll lies in the Inner Hebrides of western Scotland, west of Mull in Argyll and Bute. The IBA lies towards the south-west of the island. It includes areas of agricultural hay meadows, silage fields, pasture, arable fields, marsh, Iris beds and rock outcrops. It is important for breeding Crex crex.
|Species||Season||Period||Population estimate||Quality of estimate||IBA Criteria||IUCN Category|
|Corncrake Crex crex||breeding||2001||38 breeding pairs||good||A1, B2, C1, C2, C6||Least Concern|
|Protected area||Designation||Area (ha)||Relationship with IBA||Overlap with IBA (ha)|
|Coll||RSPB Reserve||1,636||protected area overlaps with site||245|
|Coll (Corncrake)||Birds Directive||371||is identical to site||369|
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Recommended citation BirdLife International (2013) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Coll (Corncrake). Downloaded from http://www.birdlife.org on 22/05/2013
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