Barroughter Bog SAC

Site Details

Site code
000231
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Galway
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.0778
Longitude: -8.31

Features of Interest

Active raised bogs [7110]

Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration [7120]

Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion [7150]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000231.pdf [3.49 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000231.pdf [68 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000231.pdf [128 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: Raised Bogs Restoration Project: Part 2 - Site Reports [3.90 MB]
Year: 1995
Author: Kelly, L.; Doak, M.; Dromey, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Raised Bogs Restoration Project: Part 3 - Site Reports [2.45 MB]
Year: 1995
Author: Kelly, L.; Doak, M.; Dromey, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Raised Bogs Restoration Project: Part 1 - Summary Report [3.33 MB]
Year: 1995
Author: Kelly, L.; Doak, M.; Dromey, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: An Inventory of Mollusca in potential SAC sites [16.60 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Moorkens, E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Assessment of impacts of turf cutting on designated raised bogs [7.07 MB]
Year: 2006
Author: Fernandez Valverde, F.; MacGowan, F.; Farrell, M.; Crowley, W.; Croal, Y.; Fanning, M.; McKee, A-M.
Series: Unpublished Report