Tramore Dunes and Backstrand SAC

Site Details

Site code
000671
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Waterford
Coordinates
Latitude: 52.1569
Longitude: -7.10028

Features of Interest

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

Annual vegetation of drift lines [1210]

Perennial vegetation of stony banks [1220]

Salicornia and other annuals colonising mud and sand [1310]

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

Mediterranean salt meadows (Juncetalia maritimi) [1410]

Embryonic shifting dunes [2110]

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

CO000671.pdf [1.82 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000671.pdf [104 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000671.pdf [142 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: Tramore Back Strand SPA (004027) Conservation objectives supporting document [Version 1] [3.76 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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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Series: Unpublished Report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: Irish semi-natural grasslands survey annual report No. 1 [6.66 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: Martin, J.R.; Perrin, P.M.; Delaney, A.M.; O'Neill, F.H.; McNutt, K.E.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Saltmarsh Monitoring Project 2007-2008. Volume 5 [8.10 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Series: Unpublished Report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Series: Unpublished Report