Dumfries and Galloway is characterised by a range of habitats, from the coastal areas of the Solway Firth and conifer forests of Galloway Forest Park to the spine  of the Southern Uplands which stretch across the norther edge of the region.

On these pages you will be able to find out more about the different habitat types that can be found in Dumfries and Galloway, focusing on those covered in the Local Biodiversity Action Plan (LBAP). Each page will highlight some of the species that they support, as well as give examples of where each habitat can be found.

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SUP is registered in Scotland as a company limited by guarantee with charitable status. Registered address: The Southern Uplands Partnership, Studio 2, Lindean Mill, Galashiels, TD1 3PE. Company No. SC200827 / Charity No. SCO29475

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