Mongan Bog SAC

Site Details

Site code
000580
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Offaly
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.3278
Longitude: -7.95278

Features of Interest

Active raised bogs [7110]

Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration [7120]

Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion [7150]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000580.pdf [2.40 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000580.pdf [95 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000580.pdf [135 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: An Inventory of Mollusca in potential SAC sites [16.60 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Moorkens, E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Mongan Bog SAC [2.27 MB]
Year: 2005
Author: NPWS
Series: Conservation Plan
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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Series: Unpublished Report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: Revisions to the lists of areas of scientific interest in County Offaly [178 KB]
Year: 1983
Author: Ni Lamhna, E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Raised Bog Monitoring and Assessment Survey 2013, Site Report [2.52 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report