Clonakilty Bay SAC

Site Details

Site code
000091
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Cork
Coordinates
Latitude: 51.6064
Longitude: -8.87222

Features of Interest

Mudflats and sandflats not covered by seawater at low tide [1140]

Annual vegetation of drift lines [1210]

Embryonic shifting dunes [2110]

Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria (white dunes) [2120]

Fixed coastal dunes with herbaceous vegetation (grey dunes) [2130]

Atlantic decalcified fixed dunes (Calluno-Ulicetea) [2150]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000091.pdf [7.02 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000091.pdf [93 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000091.pdf [132 KB]

Related Publications

Cover image
Title: Coastal Monitoring Project 2004-2006 [2.67 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Ryle, T.; Murray, A.; Connolly, C.; Swann, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Irish semi-natural grasslands survey annual report No. 1 [6.66 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: Martin, J.R.; Perrin, P.M.; Delaney, A.M.; O'Neill, F.H.; McNutt, K.E.
Series: Unpublished Report
Cover image
Title: A survey of intertidal sediment biotopes in estuaries in Ireland [4.70 MB]
Year: 1997
Author: Falvey, J.P.; Costello, M.J.; Dempsey, S.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Clonakilty Bay SAC (000091) Conservation objectives supporting document - Coastal habitats [Version 1] [672 KB]
Year: 2014
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
Cover image
Title: Clonakilty Bay SAC (000091) Conservation objectives supporting document - Marine habitats [Version 1] [433 KB]
Year: 2014
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report