Cloghernagore Bog and Glenveagh National Park SAC

Site Details

Site code
002047
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Donegal
Coordinates
Latitude: 54.9939
Longitude: -8.10028

Features of Interest

Oligotrophic waters containing very few minerals of sandy plains (Littorelletalia uniflorae) [3110]

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

Northern Atlantic wet heaths with Erica tetralix [4010]

European dry heaths [4030]

Alpine and Boreal heaths [4060]

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

Blanket bogs (* if active bog) [7130]

Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion [7150]

Old sessile oak woods with Ilex and Blechnum in the British Isles [91A0]

Margaritifera margaritifera (Freshwater Pearl Mussel) [1029]

Salmo salar (Salmon) [1106]

Lutra lutra (Otter) [1355]

Trichomanes speciosum (Killarney Fern) [1421]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO002047.pdf [6.61 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF002047.pdf [124 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY002047.pdf [152 KB]

Related Publications

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Title: The status of Red Grouse in Ireland and the effects of land use, habitat and habitat quality on their distribution. Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 50 [10.72 MB]
Year: 2010
Author: Cummins, S.; Bleasdale, A.; Douglas, C.; Newton, S.; O'Halloran, J.; Wilson, H.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual