Lackan Saltmarsh and Kilcummin Head SAC

Site Details

Site code
000516
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Mayo
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.2731
Longitude: -9.24111

Features of Interest

Salicornia and other annuals colonising mud and sand [1310]

Atlantic salt meadows (Glauco-Puccinellietalia maritimae) [1330]

Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) [1410]

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

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

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000516.pdf [2.89 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000516.pdf [74 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000516.pdf [132 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: Killala Bay/Moy Estuary SPA (004036) Conservation objectives supporting document - [Version 1] [5.25 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: National survey and assessment of the conservation status of Irish sea cliffs [4.24 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Barron, S.J.; Delaney, A.; Perrin, P.M.; Martin, J.R.; O’Neill, F.H.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Coastal Monitoring Project 2004-2006 [2.67 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Ryle, T.; Murray, A.; Connolly, C.; Swann, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Saltmarsh Monitoring Project 2007-2008. Volume 4 [11.27 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: McCorry, M.; Ryle, T.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Saltmarsh Monitoring Project 2006 [1.32 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: McCorry, M.
Series: Unpublished Report