Boyne Estuary SPA

Site Details

Site code
004080
Designation
Special Protection Area (SPA)
Counties
Louth
Meath
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.7306
Longitude: -6.24722

Features of Interest

Shelduck (Tadorna tadorna) [A048]

Oystercatcher (Haematopus ostralegus) [A130]

Golden Plover (Pluvialis apricaria) [A140]

Grey Plover (Pluvialis squatarola) [A141]

Lapwing (Vanellus vanellus) [A142]

Knot (Calidris canutus) [A143]

Sanderling (Calidris alba) [A144]

Black-tailed Godwit (Limosa limosa) [A156]

Redshank (Tringa totanus) [A162]

Turnstone (Arenaria interpres) [A169]

Little Tern (Sterna albifrons) [A195]

Wetland and Waterbirds [A999]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO004080.pdf [2.50 MB]

Download Natura2000 form

NF004080.pdf [104 KB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY004080.pdf [14 KB]

Statutory Instrument

http://www.irishstatutebook.ie/eli/2011/si/626/made/en/pdf

Related Publications

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Title: Boyne Estuary and Coast SAC 001957 coastal support document [3.47 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report
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Title: Boyne Estuary SPA (004080) Conservation objectives supporting document [Version 1] [5.05 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: NPWS
Series: Unpublished Report