Unshin River SAC

Site Details

Site code
001898
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Sligo
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.1601
Longitude: -8.468

Qualifying Interests

Water courses of plain to montane levels with the Ranunculion fluitantis and Callitricho-Batrachion vegetation [3260]

Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia) (* important orchid sites) [6210]

Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae) [6410]

Alluvial forests with Alnus glutinosa and Fraxinus excelsior (Alno-Padion, Alnion incanae, Salicion albae) [91E0]

Salmo salar (Salmon) [1106]

Lutra lutra (Otter) [1355]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO001898.pdf [7.2 MB]

Download Natura 2000 form

NF001898.pdf [102 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY001898.pdf [148 KB]

Statutory Instrument

https://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2019/si/99/made/en