Knockacoller Bog SAC

Site Details

Site code
002333
Designation
Special Area of Conservation (SAC)
County
Laois
Coordinates
Latitude: 52.9695
Longitude: -7.53924

Features of Interest

Active raised bogs [7110]

Degraded raised bogs still capable of natural regeneration [7120]

Depressions on peat substrates of the Rhynchosporion [7150]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO002333.pdf [3.03 MB]

Download Natura 2000 form

NF002333.pdf [72 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY002333.pdf [129 KB]

Statutory Instrument

http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2017/si/142/made/en/pdf

Related Publications

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Title: Assessment of impacts of turf cutting on designated raised bogs [7.07 MB]
Year: 2006
Author: Fernandez Valverde, F.; MacGowan, F.; Farrell, M.; Crowley, W.; Croal, Y.; Fanning, M.; McKee, A-M.
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Raised Bog Monitoring and Assessment Survey 2013, Site Report [2.05 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report