Slieve League SAC

Site Details

Site code
000189
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Donegal
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.6636
Longitude: -8.7175

Features of Interest

Reefs [1170]

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

Northern Atlantic wet heaths with Erica tetralix [4010]

European dry heaths [4030]

Alpine and Boreal heaths [4060]

Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of plains and of the montane to alpine levels [6430]

Blanket bogs (* if active bog) [7130]

Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (Androsacetalia alpinae and Galeopsietalia ladani) [8110]

Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation [8210]

Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation [8220]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000189.pdf [7.02 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000189.pdf [120 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000189.pdf [134 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: Scoping study and pilot survey for a national survey and conservation assessment of upland habitats and vegetation in Ireland [13.04 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Perrin, P.M.; O'Hanrahan, B.; Roche, J.R.; Barron, S.J.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Slieve League SAC (000189) Conservation objectives supporting document - Marine habitats [Version 1] [442 KB]
Year: 2015
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Slieve League SAC (000189) Conservation objectives supporting document - Coastal habitats [Version 1] [279 KB]
Year: 2015
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Slieve League SAC, Upland Survey Report [26.01 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Perrin, P.M.; Roche, J. R.; Barron, S.J.; Daly, O.H.; Hodd, R.L.; Muldoon, C.S.; Leyden, K.J.
Series: Unpublished Report