Wintering Water Birds Average (WeBS Count)

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Scotland's coast is of particular importance for waterbirds and there are a number of sites of international importance for the wintering populations of wildfowl, waders and geese that they support. Many species are long distance migrant visitors that breed in the high Arctic and winter on Scotland's coasts.

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