North Inishowen Coast SAC

Site Details

Site code
002012
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Donegal
Coordinates
Latitude: 55.2947
Longitude: -7.29333

Features of Interest

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

Perennial vegetation of stony banks [1220]

Vegetated sea cliffs of the Atlantic and Baltic coasts [1230]

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

Machairs (* in Ireland) [21A0]

European dry heaths [4030]

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

Lutra lutra (Otter) [1355]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO002012.pdf [7.59 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF002012.pdf [132 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY002012.pdf [148 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: National survey and assessment of the conservation status of Irish sea cliffs [4.24 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Barron, S.J.; Delaney, A.; Perrin, P.M.; Martin, J.R.; O’Neill, F.H.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: An Inventory of Mollusca in potential SAC sites [16.60 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Moorkens, E.
Series: Unpublished Report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Series: Unpublished Report