Magherabeg Dunes SAC

Site Details

Site code
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
Latitude: 52.9225
Longitude: -6.03112

Features of Interest

Annual vegetation of drift lines [1210]

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]

Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion) [7220]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO001766.pdf [2.68 MB]

Download Natura 2000 form

NF001766.pdf [68 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY001766.pdf [129 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Series: Unpublished Report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: Magherabeg Dunes SAC [1.80 MB]
Year: 2005
Author: NPWS
Series: Conservation Plan
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Title: A Preliminary Report on Areas of Scientific Interest in County Wicklow [2.98 MB]
Year: 1976
Author: Curtis, T.
Series: Unpublished Report