All Saints Bog and Esker SAC

Site Details

Site code
000566
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Offaly
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.1497
Longitude: -7.98139

Features of Interest

Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) [6210]

Active raised bogs [7110]

Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration [7120]

Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion [7150]

Bog woodland [91D0]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000566.pdf [3.48 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000566.pdf [91 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000566.pdf [138 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: Raised Bog Monitoring Project 2011 Volume 1: Main Report [1.35 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Fernandez, F., Crowley, W., Wilson, S.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Semi natural grassland survey of counties Roscommon and Offaly [3.13 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Martin, J.R.; Gabbett, M.; Perrin, P.M.; Delaney, A.M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Assessment of impacts of turf cutting on designated raised bogs [7.07 MB]
Year: 2006
Author: Fernandez Valverde, F.; MacGowan, F.; Farrell, M.; Crowley, W.; Croal, Y.; Fanning, M.; McKee, A-M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Raised Bog Monitoring and Assessment Survey 2013, Site Report [3.22 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report