Lough Melvin SAC

Site Details

Site code
000428
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
Counties
Donegal
Leitrim
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.433
Longitude: -8.18471

Qualifying Interests

Oligotrophic to mesotrophic standing waters with vegetation of the Littorelletea uniflorae and/or Isoeto-Nanojuncetea [3130]

Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) [6410]

Salmo salar (Salmon) [1106]

Lutra lutra (Otter) [1355]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000428.pdf [5.3 MB]

Download Natura 2000 form

NF000428.pdf [102 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000428.pdf [135 KB]

Statutory Instrument

https://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2021/si/520/made/en/pdf