Lough Hyne Nature Reserve and Environs SAC

Site Details

Site code
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
Latitude: 51.4966
Longitude: -9.28721

Qualifying Interests

Large shallow inlets and bays [1160]

Reefs [1170]

European dry heaths [4030]

Submerged or partially submerged sea caves [8330]

Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) [91E0]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000097.pdf [4.4 MB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000097.pdf [263 KB]

Statutory Instrument


Download Statutory Instrument Map(s)

MAP000097.pdf [4.7 MB]

Related Publications

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Title: Irish semi-natural grasslands survey annual report No. 1 [6.7 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: Martin, J.R.; Perrin, P.M.; Delaney, A.M.; O'Neill, F.H.; McNutt, K.E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Surveys of sensitive subtidal benthic communities [7.2 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: MERC Consultants
Series: Unpublished Report