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]

Shifting dunes along the shoreline with Ammophila arenaria (white dunes) [2120]

Fixed coastal dunes with herbaceous vegetation (grey dunes) [2130]

Humid dune slacks [2190]

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 Site Synopsis

SY000500.pdf [526 KB]