Glenamoy Bog Complex SAC

Site Details

Site code
000500
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Mayo
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.2803
Longitude: -9.64306

Qualifying Interests

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

Machairs (* in Ireland) [21A0]

Natural dystrophic lakes and ponds [3160]

Northern Atlantic wet heaths with Erica tetralix [4010]

Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calcareous grasslands [5130]

Blanket bogs (* if active bog) [7130]

Transition mires and quaking bogs [7140]

Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion [7150]

Salmo salar (Salmon) [1106]

Petalophyllum ralfsii (Petalwort) [1395]

Saxifraga hirculus (Marsh Saxifrage) [1528]

Hamatocaulis vernicosus (Slender Green Feather-moss) [6216]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000500.pdf [5.2 MB]

Download Natura 2000 form

NF000500.pdf [119 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000500.pdf [141 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: The conservation status of juniper formations in Ireland [7.1 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Cooper, F., Stone, R.E., McEvoy, P., Wilkins, T., Reid, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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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Series: Unpublished Report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: Report on the conservation value of Irish coastal sites: Machair in Ireland [2.9 MB]
Year: 1983
Author: Bassett, A.
Series: Unpublished Report