Lough Lurgeen Bog/Glenamaddy Turlough SAC

Site Details

Site code
000301
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Galway
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.5836
Longitude: -8.52833

Features of Interest

Turloughs [3180]

Rivers with muddy banks with Chenopodion rubri p.p. and Bidention p.p. vegetation [3270]

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

CO000301.pdf [4.15 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000301.pdf [78 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000301.pdf [132 KB]

Related Publications

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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Series: Unpublished Report