The Flow country is home to a vast range of plants and wildlife. The diversity of micro-habitats allows a multitude of living creatures to occupy the vast landscape. The area is an internationally important site for upland breeding birds including red-throated diver, golden plover and greenshank.
The large size and remoteness of the bog, means that many species are harder to see. However, look through the categories below and explore the abundant wildlife and plants you can find on the Flow Country’s blanket bog.