Scottish Natural Heritage



Earlshall Muir SSSI
Leuchars Station
St Andrews
KY16 0DP

Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) gives notice that the area of land extending to 5.5 hectares or thereby which was part of Earlshall Muir SSSI at Leuchars Air Base, now Leuchars Station, in the Fife Council area is no longer part of a site of special scientific interest (SSSI) with effect from 23 August 2019. SNH has notified the relevant interested parties.

You can view the denotification letter and map using the link at the foot of this notice.

If you have any queries about this partial denotification please contact David Shepherd at our Cupar office at Elmwood Campus, Carslogie Road, Cupar, Fife KY15 4JB or phone 01738 458 800.

The denotified land at Earlshall Muir SSSI is at OS grid reference NO475213.

For more detailed information about Earlshall Muir SSSI go to .

You can find out more about sites of special scientific interest at .

For more detailed information about Scotland's protected places for nature go to .

Legislation Information

Nature Conservation (Scotland) Act 2004

PDF icon Earlshall Muir SSSI partial denotification letter and map