Clara Bog SAC

Site Details

Site code
000572
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Offaly
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.3197
Longitude: -7.62722

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

CO000572.pdf [7.63 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000572.pdf [94 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000572.pdf [132 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: Preliminary Report on the Hydrochemistry of Clara and Raheenmore Raised Bogs [1.51 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Henderson, Richard
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: An Inventory of Mollusca in potential SAC sites [16.60 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Moorkens, E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The thermal regime of hummock-hollow complexes on Clara Bog, Co. Offaly [497 KB]
Year: 1994
Author: van der Molen, P.C.; Wijmstra, T.A.
Series: Published
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Title: The quaternary ecology of Clara Bog & Raheenmore [14.12 MB]
Year:
Author: van Tatenhove, F.; van der Meer, J.
Series: Unpublished Report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Series: Unpublished Report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: Hydrological effects of various methods to conserve Clara Bog [11.51 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Engelsman, F.E.; Oosterhof, A.T.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Drain blocking by machines on Raised Bogs [3.09 MB]
Year: 1996
Author: Mc Donagh, E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: General proposals for technical measures for the conservation and restoration o [490 KB]
Year: 1994
Author: Schouten, M.G.C.; Streefkerk, J.G.; Zandstra, R.J.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The construction of a centralised database for the Irish-Dutch Pealtand Geohydr [562 KB]
Year: 1993
Author: Flynn, R.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Hydrology, hydrochemistry and vegetation of two raised bogs in Co. Offaly [9.12 MB]
Year: 1993
Author: Kelly, M.L.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: An Additional Study in the Quaternary Geology of Clara Bog, County Offaly [1.21 MB]
Year: 1993
Author: Scheffers, M.C.; van der Meer, J.J.M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Hydrology of Clara and Raheenmore Bog. Permeability of Raheenmore Bog Subside [2.65 MB]
Year: 1993
Author: ten Dam, H.J.; Spieksma, J.F.M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Regional hydrogeology of Clara Bog: an Irish raised bog [5.35 MB]
Year: 1993
Author: van den Boogaard, M.J.G.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Acrotelm survey of Clara Bog [5.55 MB]
Year: 1993
Author: van der Cruijsen, J.H.G.; Grent, A.; van Wolfswinkel, R.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: A hydrological study of the lagg zone of Clara Bog County Offaly, Ireland [5.19 MB]
Year: 1992
Author: Blackwell, I.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Drainage and Subsidence in a Raised Bog [2.43 MB]
Year: 1992
Author: Samuels, H.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Hydrology of Clara and Raheenmore Bogs. Consolidation, evapotranspiration, sto [9.25 MB]
Year: 1992
Author: Sijtsma, B.R.; Veldhuizen, A.A.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Geophysical mapping techniques to investigate the geological structure of two r [2.64 MB]
Year: 1992
Author: Smyth, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Resistivity Vertical Electric Sounding survey on Clara Bog, Co. Offaly: Complim [2.75 MB]
Year: 1992
Author: Smyth, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: A Study of the Hydrological Effects of a Bog Road, Clara Bog, Co. Offaly [8.54 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Bell, J.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The hydrogeology of Clara and Raheenmore Raised Bogs, Co. Offaly - Preliminary [4.93 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Henderson, R
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Hydrological Field Work on Clara and Raheenmore Bogs [3.67 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Huisman, D.F.M.J.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: A proposed bibliographic database for the Irish-Dutch Geohydrology and Ecology [1.99 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Keegan, M.; Barton, K.J.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Hydrology of Clara and Raheenmore Bogs. Catchment definition; acrotelm survey; [1.65 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Lensen, H.A.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: A preliminary 3-Dimensional space form model of Clara Bog, Co. Offaly [18.58 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: Smyth, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Hydrology of Clara and Raheenmore Bogs. Evapotranspiration, storage coefficien [3.65 MB]
Year: 1991
Author: van 't Hullenaar, J.W.; ten Kate, J.W.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Report on a geophysical survey at Clara Bog and Raheenmore Bog, Co. Offaly, Ire [3.17 MB]
Year: 1990
Author: Farenhorst, A.; Biewinga, D.T.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The hydrogeology of Clara Bog and the surrounding area [4.34 MB]
Year: 1990
Author: Flynn, R.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Clara Bog: A Hydrogeological Study [4.34 MB]
Year: 1990
Author: Flynn, R.M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Reconnaissance resistivity mapping at Clara Bog, Co. Offaly using the EM-VLF-R [892 KB]
Year: 1990
Author: Madden, D.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Preliminary report on Schumberger resistivity soundings at Clara and Raheenmore [1.48 MB]
Year: 1990
Author: Smyth, M.; Farenhorst, A.; Barton, K.J.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Preliminary studies on the hydrology of Clara Bog and Raheenmore Bog [1.68 MB]
Year: 1990
Author: van Gerven, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The vegetation of Clara Bog in relation to the hydrology and water chemistry [450 KB]
Year: 1989
Author: Neefjes, M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: The hydrology of a hummock-hollow complex on Clara Bog in Ireland in relation t [1.01 MB]
Year: 1989
Author: Smit, R.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Clara Bog SAC (000572) Conservation objectives supporting document - [Version 1] [1.38 MB]
Year: 2016
Author: NPWS
Series: Published