Ballysadare Bay SAC

Site Details

Site code
000622
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Sligo
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.2375
Longitude: -8.57528

Features of Interest

Estuaries [1130]

Mudflats and sandflats not covered by seawater at low tide [1140]

Embryonic shifting dunes [2110]

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

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

Humid dune slacks [2190]

Vertigo angustior (Narrow-mouthed Whorl Snail) [1014]

Phoca vitulina (Harbour Seal) [1365]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000622.pdf [2.71 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000622.pdf [108 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000622.pdf [139 KB]

Related Publications

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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Series: Unpublished Report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: Harbour Seal Population Monitoring 2009-2012: Report No. 2 [2010] [1,017 KB]
Year: 2011
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Harbour Seal Population Monitoring 2009-2012: Report No. 1 [2009] [873 KB]
Year: 2010
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report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Series: Unpublished Report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: Ballysadare Bay SAC (000622) Conservation objectives supporting document - marine habitats [Version 1] [1.36 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
Cover image
Title: Ballysadare Bay SAC (000622) Conservation objectives supporting document - coastal habitats [Version 1] [2.84 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report