Blasket Islands SAC

Site Details

Site code
002172
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Kerry
Coordinates
Latitude: 52.0861
Longitude: -10.5753

Features of Interest

Reefs [1170]

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

European dry heaths [4030]

Submerged or partially submerged sea caves [8330]

Phocoena phocoena (Harbour Porpoise) [1351]

Halichoerus grypus (Grey Seal) [1364]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO002172.pdf [2.36 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF002172.pdf [112 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY002172.pdf [137 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: Abundance estimate and acoustic monitoring of harbour porpoise Phocoena phocoen [788 KB]
Year: 2007
Author: Berrow, S.D.; O'Brien, J.; O'Connor, I.; McGrath, D.
Series: Published
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Title: Blasket Islands SAC (002172) Conservation objectives supporting document - Coastal habitats [Version 1] [250 KB]
Year: 2014
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Blasket Islands SAC (002172) Conservation objectives supporting document - Heaths habitats [Version 1] [315 KB]
Year: 2014
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Blasket Islands SAC (002172) Conservation objectives supporting document - Marine habitats [Version 1] [1.24 MB]
Year: 2014
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report