Capel Island and Knockadoon Head Nature Reserve

Site Details

County
Cork
Location
Capel Island off the south coast near Youghal, Co. Cork.
Area
143.0
Established
1985
Coordinates
Latitude: 51.88
Longitude: -7.861
Ownership
Partly State-owned and partly privately owned

These reserves comprise all of Capel Island off the south coast near Youghal, Co. Cork, part of Knockadoon headland opposite the island and the intervening sea area. The reserve comprises 143.0 hectares, of which 126.9 are State-owned and 16.1 are privately owned.