Slieve Bloom Mountains SAC

Site Details

Site code
000412
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
Counties
Laois
Offaly
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.0706
Longitude: -7.46944

Features of Interest

Northern Atlantic wet heaths with Erica tetralix [4010]

Blanket bogs (* if active bog) [7130]

Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) [91E0]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000412.pdf [6.07 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000412.pdf [70 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000412.pdf [132 KB]

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