Conservation Objectives

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Site namesort ascending Site code Date
Williamstown Turloughs SAC 002296 January 2018
Wicklow Reef SAC 002274 July 2013
Wicklow Mountains SAC 002122 July 2017
White Lough, Ben Loughs and Lough Doo SAC 001810 October 2021
West of Ardara/Maas Road SAC 000197 August 2015
West Connacht Coast SAC 002998 November 2015
Valencia Harbour/Portmagee Channel SAC 002262 October 2012
Vale of Clara (Rathdrum Wood) SAC 000733 March 2021
Urlaur Lakes SAC 001571 December 2017
Unshin River SAC 001898 December 2021
Union Wood SAC 000638 January 2021
Turloughmore (Sligo) SAC 000637 January 2021
Tully Mountain SAC 000330 April 2019
Tully Lough SAC 002130 June 2021
Tullaher Lough and Bog SAC 002343 December 2016
Tullaghanrock Bog SAC 002354 December 2015
Tranarossan and Melmore Lough SAC 000194 April 2015
Tramore Dunes and Backstrand SAC 000671 September 2013
Tralee Bay and Magharees Peninsula, West to Cloghane SAC 002070 December 2013
Towerhill House SAC 002179 September 2018
Tory Island Coast SAC 002259 March 2015
Tory Hill SAC 000439 August 2018
Toonagh Estate SAC 002247 July 2018
Three Castle Head to Mizen Head SAC 000109 November 2016
Thomastown Quarry SAC 002252 July 2019
The Twelve Bens/Garraun Complex SAC 002031 July 2017
The Murrough Wetlands SAC 002249 December 2021
The Loughans SAC 000407 December 2020
The Long Derries, Edenderry SAC 000925 November 2021
The Gearagh SAC 000108 September 2016
Termon Strand SAC 001195 September 2016
Termon Lough SAC 001321 January 2021
Templehouse and Cloonacleigha Loughs SAC 000636 October 2021
Tamur Bog SAC 001992 May 2017
Tacumshin Lake SAC 000709 June 2018
Streedagh Point Dunes SAC 001680 March 2015
St. John's Point SAC 000191 March 2015
St. Gobnet's Wood SAC 000106 January 2021
Split Hills and Long Hill Esker SAC 001831 June 2018
Spahill and Clomantagh Hill SAC 000849 November 2021
South-west Porcupine Bank SAC 002329 January 2022
South Dublin Bay SAC 000210 August 2013
Sonnagh Bog SAC 001913 March 2019
Slyne Head Peninsula SAC 002074 February 2015
Slyne Head Islands SAC 000328 August 2012
Slieve Tooey/Tormore Island/Loughros Beg Bay SAC 000190 August 2015
Slieve Mish Mountains SAC 002185 December 2021
Slieve League SAC 000189 August 2015
Slieve Fyagh Bog SAC 000542 August 2016
Slieve Bloom Mountains SAC 000412 September 2016
Slieve Bernagh Bog SAC 002312 August 2016
Slaney River Valley SAC 000781 October 2011
Skealoghan Turlough SAC 000541 January 2021
Silvermines Mountains West SAC 002258 November 2017
Silvermine Mountains SAC 000939 July 2018
Shrule Turlough SAC 000525 January 2021
Sheheree (Ardagh) Bog SAC 000382 November 2015
Sheephaven SAC 001190 September 2014
Sheep's Head SAC 000102 March 2021
Sharavogue Bog SAC 000585 November 2015
Shankill West Bog SAC 000326 November 2015
Sessiagh Lough SAC 000185 April 2021
Screen Hills SAC 000708 November 2021
Scragh Bog SAC 000692 May 2018
Saltee Islands SAC 000707 October 2011
Rye Water Valley/Carton SAC 001398 December 2021
Rutland Island and Sound SAC 002283 October 2013
Rusheenduff Lough SAC 001311 April 2021
Rosturra Wood SAC 001313 May 2018
Ross Lake and Woods SAC 001312 October 2018
Rosroe Bog SAC 000324 May 2017
Rogerstown Estuary SAC 000208 August 2013
Rockabill to Dalkey Island SAC 003000 May 2013
Roaringwater Bay and Islands SAC 000101 July 2011
River Shannon Callows SAC 000216 January 2022
River Moy SAC 002298 August 2016
River Finn SAC 002301 May 2017
River Boyne and River Blackwater SAC 002299 December 2021
River Barrow and River Nore SAC 002162 July 2011
Ridge Road, SW of Rapemills SAC 000919 June 2018
Reen Point Shingle SAC 002281 November 2017
Redwood Bog SAC 002353 December 2015
Red Bog, Kildare SAC 000397 July 2019
Raven Point Nature Reserve SAC 000710 December 2011
Ratty River Cave SAC 002316 July 2018
Rathlin O'Birne Island SAC 000181 May 2014
Raheenmore Bog SAC 000582 November 2015
Rahasane Turlough SAC 000322 December 2020
Poulnagordon Cave (Quin) SAC 000064 July 2018
Pouladatig Cave SAC 000037 July 2018
Pollnaknockaun Wood Nature Reserve SAC 000319 May 2018
Pollagoona Bog SAC 002126 May 2017
Pilgrim's Road Esker SAC 001776 July 2018
Philipston Marsh SAC 001847 January 2018
Peterswell Turlough SAC 000318 November 2021
Ox Mountains Bogs SAC 002006 August 2016
Owenduff/Nephin Complex SAC 000534 July 2017
Omey Island Machair SAC 001309 January 2017
Oldhead Wood SAC 000532 March 2021
Old Farm Buildings, Ballymacrogan SAC 002245 July 2018
Old Domestic Buildings, Rylane SAC 002314 July 2018
Old Domestic Building, Dromore Wood SAC 000353 September 2018
Old Domestic Building, Curraglass Wood SAC 002041 August 2018
Old Domestic Building, Askive Wood SAC 002098 September 2018
Old Domestic Building (Keevagh) SAC 002010 July 2018
North-west Porcupine Bank SAC 002330 January 2022
North Inishowen Coast SAC 002012 November 2014
North Dublin Bay SAC 000206 November 2013
Nier Valley Woodlands SAC 000668 January 2021
Newport River SAC 002144 August 2019
Newhall and Edenvale Complex SAC 002091 July 2018
Newgrove House SAC 002157 July 2018
Myross Wood SAC 001070 December 2020
Mweelrea/Sheeffry/Erriff Complex SAC 001932 October 2017
Murvey Machair SAC 002129 January 2017
Mulroy Bay SAC 002159 October 2012
Mullygollan Turlough SAC 000612 January 2018
Mullet/Blacksod Bay Complex SAC 000470 December 2014
Mullaghanish Bog SAC 001890 May 2017
Mucksna Wood SAC 001371 March 2021
Muckish Mountain SAC 001179 June 2019
Moyree River System SAC 000057 July 2018
Moyclare Bog SAC 000581 November 2015
Mountmellick SAC 002141 March 2021
Mount Hevey Bog SAC 002342 March 2016
Mount Brandon SAC 000375 July 2016
Mouds Bog SAC 002331 November 2015
Moore Hall (Lough Carra) SAC 000527 August 2018
Monivea Bog SAC 002352 December 2015
Mongan Bog SAC 000580 April 2016
Moneybeg and Clareisland Bogs SAC 002340 February 2016
Moneen Mountain SAC 000054 December 2021
Mocorha Lough SAC 001536 October 2019
Moanveanlagh Bog SAC 002351 December 2015
Moanour Mountain SAC 002257 April 2019
Meentygrannagh Bog SAC 000173 May 2017
Meenaguse/Ardbane Bog SAC 000172 May 2017
Meenaguse Scragh SAC 001880 September 2019
Maumturk Mountains SAC 002008 July 2017
Maulagowna Bog SAC 001881 May 2017
Malahide Estuary SAC 000205 May 2013
Magheradrumman Bog SAC 000168 May 2017
Magherabeg Dunes SAC 001766 March 2017
Magharee Islands SAC 002261 December 2013
Lower River Suir SAC 002137 March 2017
Lower River Shannon SAC 002165 August 2012
Loughatorick South Bog SAC 000308 March 2019
Lough Yganavan and Lough Nambrackdarrig SAC 000370 December 2021
Lough Swilly SAC 002287 July 2011
Lough Ree SAC 000440 August 2016
Lough Rea SAC 000304 July 2019
Lough Owel SAC 000688 May 2018
Lough Oughter and Associated Loughs SAC 000007 November 2021
Lough Nillan Bog (Carrickatlieve) SAC 000165 September 2016
Lough Nagreany Dunes SAC 000164 March 2017
Lough Nageeron SAC 002119 June 2021
Lough Nageage SAC 002135 March 2021
Lough Nabrickkeagh Bog SAC 000634 March 2019
Lough Melvin SAC 000428 December 2021
Lough Lurgeen Bog/Glenamaddy Turlough SAC 000301 April 2016
Lough Lene SAC 002121 October 2021
Lough Hyne Nature Reserve and Environs SAC 000097 August 2014
Lough Hoe Bog SAC 000633 August 2017
Lough Golagh and Breesy Hill SAC 002164 May 2017
Lough Gill SAC 001976 December 2021
Lough Gash Turlough SAC 000051 November 2017
Lough Gall Bog SAC 000522 May 2017
Lough Funshinagh SAC 000611 February 2018
Lough Forbes Complex SAC 001818 May 2016
Lough Fingall Complex SAC 000606 January 2019
Lough Eske and Ardnamona Wood SAC 000163 September 2019
Lough Ennell SAC 000685 January 2018
Lough Derg, North-east Shore SAC 002241 April 2019
Lough Dahybaun SAC 002177 January 2021
Lough Cutra SAC 000299 July 2018
Lough Croan Turlough SAC 000610 January 2018
Lough Coy SAC 002117 January 2021
Lough Corrib SAC 000297 April 2017
Lough Carra/Mask Complex SAC 001774 November 2021
Lough Cahasy, Lough Baun and Roonah Lough SAC 001529 January 2017
Lough Bane and Lough Glass SAC 002120 October 2021
Lough Arrow SAC 001673 October 2021
Long Bank SAC 002161 April 2013
Lisnageeragh Bog and Ballinastack Turlough SAC 000296 March 2016
Liskeenan Fen SAC 001683 May 2018
Lisduff Turlough SAC 000609 January 2018
Lisduff Fen SAC 002147 January 2019
Lisbigney Bog SAC 000869 December 2021
Levally Lough SAC 000295 December 2020
Leannan River SAC 002176 August 2019
Lambay Island SAC 000204 July 2013
Lady's Island Lake SAC 000704 April 2019
Lackan Saltmarsh and Kilcummin Head SAC 000516 December 2016
Knocksink Wood SAC 000725 December 2021
Knockanira House SAC 002318 July 2018
Knockalongy and Knockachree Cliffs SAC 001669 December 2020
Knockacoller Bog SAC 002333 February 2016
Kingstown Bay SAC 002265 August 2011
Kindrum Lough SAC 001151 April 2021
Kiltiernan Turlough SAC 001285 January 2021
Kiltartan Cave (Coole) SAC 000286 October 2018
Kilsallagh Bog SAC 000285 November 2015
Kilroosky Lough Cluster SAC 001786 December 2021
Kilpatrick Sandhills SAC 001742 March 2017
Kilmuckridge-Tinnaberna Sandhills SAC 001741 July 2014
Killyconny Bog (Cloghbally) SAC 000006 November 2015
Killeglan Grassland SAC 002214 June 2018
Killarney National Park, Macgillycuddy's Reeks and Caragh River Catchment SAC 000365 October 2017
Killala Bay/Moy Estuary SAC 000458 October 2012
Kilkishen House SAC 002319 July 2018
Kilkieran Bay and Islands SAC 002111 February 2014
Kilkeran Lake and Castlefreke Dunes SAC 001061 December 2016
Kilkee Reefs SAC 002264 August 2014
Kilglassan/Caheravoostia Turlough Complex SAC 000504 January 2021
Kilgarvan Ice House SAC 000364 November 2018
Kildun Souterrain SAC 002320 October 2018
Kilduff, Devilsbit Mountain SAC 000934 July 2018
Kilcarren-Firville Bog SAC 000647 January 2016
Kerry Head Shoal SAC 002263 October 2013
Kenmare River SAC 002158 April 2013
Keeper Hill SAC 001197 October 2017
Keel Machair/Menaun Cliffs SAC 001513 May 2018
Island Fen SAC 002236 October 2018
Ireland's Eye SAC 002193 January 2017
Inishtrahull SAC 000154 November 2016
Inishmore Island SAC 000213 January 2015
Inishmaan Island SAC 000212 December 2014
Inishkea Islands SAC 000507 April 2015
Inisheer Island SAC 001275 September 2014
Inishbofin and Inishshark SAC 000278 May 2015
Inagh River Estuary SAC 000036 January 2017
Hugginstown Fen SAC 000404 July 2019
Howth Head SAC 000202 December 2016
Hovland Mound Province SAC 002328 January 2022
Horn Head and Rinclevan SAC 000147 October 2014
Hook Head SAC 000764 October 2011
Holdenstown Bog SAC 001757 July 2019
Hempton's Turbot Bank SAC 002999 May 2015
Helvick Head SAC 000665 November 2016
Gweedore Bay and Islands SAC 001141 March 2015
Great Island Channel SAC 001058 June 2014
Greaghans Turlough SAC 000503 January 2021
Gortnandarragh Limestone Pavement SAC 001271 April 2019
Gortacarnaun Wood SAC 002180 March 2021
Glenstal Wood SAC 001432 May 2018
Glenomra Wood SAC 001013 June 2018
Glenloughaun Esker SAC 002213 June 2018
Glengarriff Harbour and Woodland SAC 000090 May 2015
Glendree Bog SAC 001912 March 2019
Glendine Wood SAC 002324 December 2020
Glenasmole Valley SAC 001209 December 2021
Glenamoy Bog Complex SAC 000500 June 2017
Glenade Lough SAC 001919 November 2021
Glen of the Downs SAC 000719 December 2020
Glen Bog SAC 001430 November 2017
Glanmore Bog SAC 001879 July 2017
Glanlough Woods SAC 002315 September 2018
Garriskil Bog SAC 000679 November 2015
Gannivegil Bog SAC 000142 May 2017
Galway Bay Complex SAC 000268 April 2013
Galtee Mountains SAC 000646 August 2016
Galmoy Fen SAC 001858 July 2019
Four Roads Turlough SAC 001637 February 2018
Fortwilliam Turlough SAC 000448 February 2018
Flughany Bog SAC 000497 January 2016
Fin Lough (Offaly) SAC 000576 February 2019
Ferbane Bog SAC 000575 November 2015
Fawnboy Bog/Lough Nacung SAC 000140 September 2016
Farranamanagh Lough SAC 002189 January 2018
Errit Lough SAC 000607 December 2017
Erris Head SAC 001501 November 2016
East Burren Complex SAC 001926 January 2022
Duvillaun Islands SAC 000495 December 2013
Durnesh Lough SAC 000138 October 2016
Dunragh Loughs/Pettigo Plateau SAC 001125 May 2017
Dunmuckrum Turloughs SAC 002303 January 2021
Dundalk Bay SAC 000455 July 2011
Dunbeacon Shingle SAC 002280 December 2017
Drummin Wood SAC 002181 March 2021
Drumalough Bog SAC 002338 August 2016
Drongawn Lough SAC 002187 September 2016
Dromore Woods and Loughs SAC 000032 June 2018
Doogort Machair/Lough Doo SAC 001497 January 2017
Doocastle Turlough SAC 000492 December 2020
Donegal Bay (Murvagh) SAC 000133 July 2012
Dog's Bay SAC 001257 March 2017
Derrycrag Wood Nature Reserve SAC 000261 May 2018
Derryclogher (Knockboy) Bog SAC 001873 May 2017
Derrinea Bog SAC 000604 November 2015
Deputy's Pass Nature Reserve SAC 000717 March 2021
Danes Hole, Poulnalecka SAC 000030 July 2018
Curraghlehanagh Bog SAC 002350 November 2015
Curraghchase Woods SAC 000174 July 2018
Cummeen Strand/Drumcliff Bay (Sligo Bay) SAC 000627 September 2013
Cullahill Mountain SAC 000831 November 2021
Cuilcagh - Anierin Uplands SAC 000584 September 2016
Crosswood Bog SAC 002337 February 2016
Croaghonagh Bog SAC 000129 May 2017
Croaghill Turlough SAC 000255 November 2017
Croaghaun/Slievemore SAC 001955 December 2021
Cregg House Stables, Crusheen SAC 002317 December 2021
Cregduff Lough SAC 001251 November 2021
Courtmacsherry Estuary SAC 001230 July 2014
Corraun Plateau SAC 000485 August 2016
Corratirrim SAC 000979 April 2019
Corliskea/Trien/Cloonfelliv Bog SAC 002110 February 2016
Corbo Bog SAC 002349 November 2015
Coolvoy Bog SAC 001107 May 2017
Coolrain Bog SAC 002332 August 2016
Coole-Garryland Complex SAC 000252 December 2021
Coolcam Turlough SAC 000218 November 2017
Connemara Bog Complex SAC 002034 October 2015
Comeragh Mountains SAC 001952 November 2021
Clyard Kettle-holes SAC 000480 October 2021
Cloughmoyne SAC 000479 April 2019
Cloonshanville Bog SAC 000614 January 2016
Cloonmoylan Bog SAC 000248 January 2016
Clooneen Bog SAC 002348 August 2016
Cloonee and Inchiquin Loughs, Uragh Wood SAC 001342 November 2019
Cloonchambers Bog SAC 000600 January 2016
Cloonakillina Lough SAC 001899 July 2019
Clonaslee Eskers and Derry Bog SAC 000859 February 2019
Clonakilty Bay SAC 000091 May 2014
Cloghernagore Bog and Glenveagh National Park SAC 002047 July 2017
Clogher Head SAC 001459 January 2017
Clew Bay Complex SAC 001482 July 2011
Cleanderry Wood SAC 001043 March 2021
Clare Island Cliffs SAC 002243 December 2016
Clare Glen SAC 000930 May 2018
Clara Bog SAC 000572 August 2016
Charleville Wood SAC 000571 November 2021
Castletownshend SAC 001547 December 2020
Castletaylor Complex SAC 000242 December 2021
Castlesampson Esker SAC 001625 October 2021
Castlemaine Harbour SAC 000343 July 2011
Carrownagappul Bog SAC 001242 November 2015
Carrowmore Point to Spanish Point and Islands SAC 001021 April 2014
Carrowmore Lake Complex SAC 000476 May 2017
Carrowmore Dunes SAC 002250 March 2014
Carrowkeel Turlough SAC 000475 January 2021
Carrowbehy/Caher Bog SAC 000597 November 2015
Carrowbaun, Newhall and Ballylee Turloughs SAC 002293 January 2021
Carriggower Bog SAC 000716 December 2019
Carrigeenamronety Hill SAC 002037 February 2021
Carnsore Point SAC 002269 October 2011
Carn Park Bog SAC 002336 November 2015
Carlingford Shore SAC 002306 July 2013
Carlingford Mountain SAC 000453 December 2021
Camderry Bog SAC 002347 November 2015
Callow Bog SAC 000595 January 2016
Cahore Polders and Dunes SAC 000700 December 2016
Cahermore Turlough SAC 002294 January 2021
Caherglassaun Turlough SAC 000238 October 2018
Caha Mountains SAC 000093 August 2016
Bunduff Lough and Machair/Trawalua/Mullaghmore SAC 000625 March 2015
Buckroney-Brittas Dunes and Fen SAC 000729 March 2017
Brown Bog SAC 002346 February 2016
Broadhaven Bay SAC 000472 February 2014
Bricklieve Mountains and Keishcorran SAC 001656 December 2021
Bray Head SAC 000714 April 2017
Brackloon Woods SAC 000471 October 2021
Boyne Coast and Estuary SAC 001957 October 2012
Bolingbrook Hill SAC 002124 July 2018
Boleybrack Mountain SAC 002032 August 2016
Blasket Islands SAC 002172 April 2014
Blackwater River (Kerry) SAC 002173 September 2019
Blackwater River (Cork/Waterford) SAC 002170 July 2012
Blackwater Bank SAC 002953 April 2013
Blackstairs Mountains SAC 000770 November 2019
Black Head-Poulsallagh Complex SAC 000020 May 2014
Ben Bulben, Gleniff and Glenade Complex SAC 000623 December 2021
Bellanagare Bog SAC 000592 November 2015
Bellacragher Saltmarsh SAC 002005 December 2016
Bellacorick Iron Flush SAC 000466 November 2019
Bellacorick Bog Complex SAC 001922 October 2017
Belgica Mound Province SAC 002327 January 2022
Barroughter Bog SAC 000231 November 2015
Barrigone SAC 000432 February 2019
Barnahallia Lough SAC 002118 April 2021
Barley Cove to Ballyrisode Point SAC 001040 September 2014
Bannow Bay SAC 000697 July 2012
Bandon River SAC 002171 April 2021
Ballyvaughan Turlough SAC 000996 January 2021
Ballyteige Burrow SAC 000696 July 2014
Ballyteige (Clare) SAC 000994 November 2021
Ballyseedy Wood SAC 002112 December 2021
Ballysadare Bay SAC 000622 November 2013
Ballyprior Grassland SAC 002256 November 2021
Ballyogan Lough SAC 000019 May 2018
Ballyness Bay SAC 001090 May 2014
Ballynamona Bog and Corkip Lough SAC 002339 September 2016
Ballynafagh Lake SAC 001387 December 2021
Ballynafagh Bog SAC 000391 November 2015
Ballymore Fen SAC 002313 October 2018
Ballyman Glen SAC 000713 July 2019
Ballymaglancy Cave, Cong SAC 000474 August 2018
Ballymacoda (Clonpriest and Pillmore) SAC 000077 February 2015
Ballyhoura Mountains SAC 002036 August 2016
Ballyhoorisky Point to Fanad Head SAC 001975 January 2017
Ballyduff/Clonfinane Bog SAC 000641 November 2015
Ballycullinan, Old Domestic Building SAC 002246 July 2018
Ballycullinan Lake SAC 000016 January 2018
Ballyarr Wood SAC 000116 January 2021
Ballyallia Lake SAC 000014 November 2017
Ballinturly Turlough SAC 000588 January 2018
Ballintra SAC 000115 April 2019
Ballinskelligs Bay and Inny Estuary SAC 000335 May 2014
Ballinduff Turlough SAC 002295 January 2021
Ballinafad SAC 002081 August 2018
Balla Turlough SAC 000463 January 2021
Baldoyle Bay SAC 000199 November 2012
Aughrusbeg Machair and Lake SAC 001228 November 2021
Askeaton Fen Complex SAC 002279 May 2018
Arroo Mountain SAC 001403 August 2016
Ardrahan Grassland SAC 002244 April 2019
Ardmore Head SAC 002123 November 2016
Ardkill Turlough SAC 000461 December 2020
Ardgraigue Bog SAC 002356 December 2015
Ardagullion Bog SAC 002341 November 2015
Aran Island (Donegal) Cliffs SAC 000111 November 2016
Annaghmore Lough (Roscommon) SAC 001626 January 2019
Anglesey Road SAC 002125 December 2021
All Saints Bog and Esker SAC 000566 March 2016
Akeragh, Banna and Barrow Harbour SAC 000332 January 2017
Achill Head SAC 002268 October 2013