Moneen Mountain SAC

Site Details

Site code
000054
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Clare
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.0601
Longitude: -9.13041

Qualifying Interests

Turloughs [3180]

Alpine and Boreal heaths [4060]

Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands [5130]

Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) [6210]

Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) [7220]

Limestone pavements [8240]

Euphydryas aurinia (Marsh Fritillary) [1065]

Rhinolophus hipposideros (Lesser Horseshoe Bat) [1303]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000054.pdf [9.0 MB]

Download Natura 2000 form

NF000054.pdf [103 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000054.pdf [133 KB]

Statutory Instrument

https://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2021/si/518/made/en/pdf

Related Publications

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Title: Galway Bay Complex SAC (000268) Conservation objectives supporting document - turlough habitats [1.6 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Galway Bay Complex SAC (000268) Conservation objectives supporting document_lagoon habitats [Version 1] [2.6 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Galway Bay Complex (000268) Conservation objectives supporting document - marine habitats [Version 1} [2.4 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The conservation status of juniper formations in Ireland [7.1 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Cooper, F., Stone, R.E., McEvoy, P., Wilkins, T., Reid, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A survey of bryophytes and metallophyte vegetation of metalliferous mine spoil in Ireland [1.2 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Holyoak, D.T.; Lockhart, N.
Series: Published
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Title: Bryophytes and metallophyte vegetation on metalliferous mine-waste in Ireland [1.5 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Holyoak, D. T
Series: Unpublished Report