Roaringwater Bay and Islands SAC

Site Details

Site code
000101
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Cork
Coordinates
Latitude: 51.4892
Longitude: -9.51167

Features of Interest

Large shallow inlets and bays [1160]

Reefs [1170]

Vegetated sea cliffs of the Atlantic and Baltic coasts [1230]

European dry heaths [4030]

Submerged or partially submerged sea caves [8330]

Phocoena phocoena (Harbour Porpoise) [1351]

Lutra lutra (Otter) [1355]

Halichoerus grypus (Grey Seal) [1364]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000101.pdf [4.30 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000101.pdf [126 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000101.pdf [145 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: National survey and assessment of the conservation status of Irish sea cliffs [4.24 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Barron, S.J.; Delaney, A.; Perrin, P.M.; Martin, J.R.; O’Neill, F.H.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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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Series: Unpublished Report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: Harbour Seal Population Monitoring 2009-2012: Report No. 2 [2010] [1,017 KB]
Year: 2011
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Harbour Seal Population Monitoring 2009-2012: Report No. 1 [2009] [873 KB]
Year: 2010
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report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Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Saltmarsh Monitoring Project 2007-2008. Volume 2 [16.54 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: McCorry, M.; Ryle, T.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Distribution and abundance of harbour porpoises and other cetaceans in Roaringw [306 KB]
Year: 2007
Author: Leeney, R.H.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Surveys of sensitive subtidal benthic communities [7.18 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: MERC Consultants
Series: Unpublished Report