Slieve Tooey/Tormore Island/Loughros Beg Bay SAC

Site Details

Site code
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
Latitude: 54.7506
Longitude: -8.60946

Qualifying Interests

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

Atlantic salt meadows (Glauco-Puccinellietalia maritimae) [1330]

Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) [1410]

Embryonic shifting dunes [2110]

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

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

Decalcified fixed dunes with Empetrum nigrum [2140]

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

Dunes with Salix repens ssp. argentea (Salicion arenariae) [2170]

Humid dune slacks [2190]

Alpine and Boreal heaths [4060]

Blanket bogs (* if active bog) [7130]

Vertigo angustior (Narrow-mouthed Whorl Snail) [1014]

Lutra lutra (Otter) [1355]

Halichoerus grypus (Grey Seal) [1364]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000190.pdf [4.0 MB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000190.pdf [252 KB]

Statutory Instrument

Download Statutory Instrument Map(s)

MAP000190.pdf [14.8 MB]

Related Publications

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Title: Coastal Monitoring Project 2004-2006 [2.7 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Ryle, T.; Murray, A.; Connolly, C.; Swann, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Saltmarsh Monitoring Project 2007-2008. Volume 2 [16.5 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: McCorry, M.; Ryle, T.
Series: Unpublished Report