Buckroney-Brittas Dunes and Fen SAC

Site Details

Site code
000729
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Wicklow
Coordinates
Latitude: 52.8669
Longitude: -6.07861

Features of Interest

Annual vegetation of drift lines [1210]

Perennial vegetation of stony banks [1220]

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]

Atlantic decalcified fixed dunes (Calluno-Ulicetea) [2150]

Dunes with Salix repens ssp. argentea (Salicion arenariae) [2170]

Humid dune slacks [2190]

Alkaline fens [7230]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO000729.pdf [2.41 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF000729.pdf [108 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY000729.pdf [152 KB]

Related Publications

Cover image
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Series: Unpublished Report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: Saltmarsh Monitoring Project 2007-2008. Volume 5 [8.10 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: McCorry, M.; Ryle, T.
Series: Unpublished Report