North-west Irish Sea SPA

Site Details

Site code
004236
Designation
Special Protection Area (SPA)
Counties
Dublin
Louth
Meath
Coordinates
Latitude: 53.5106
Longitude: -5.92083

Qualifying Interests

Red-throated Diver (Gavia stellata) [A001]

Great Northern Diver (Gavia immer) [A003]

Fulmar (Fulmarus glacialis) [A009]

Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus) [A013]

Cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo) [A017]

Shag (Phalacrocorax aristotelis) [A018]

Common Scoter (Melanitta nigra) [A065]

Little Gull (Larus minutus) [A177]

Black-headed Gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus) [A179]

Common Gull (Larus canus) [A182]

Lesser Black-backed Gull (Larus fuscus) [A183]

Herring Gull (Larus argentatus) [A184]

Great Black-backed Gull (Larus marinus) [A187]

Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) [A188]

Roseate Tern (Sterna dougallii) [A192]

Common Tern (Sterna hirundo) [A193]

Arctic Tern (Sterna paradisaea) [A194]

Little Tern (Sterna albifrons) [A195]

Guillemot (Uria aalge) [A199]

Razorbill (Alca torda) [A200]

Puffin (Fratercula arctica) [A204]

Site Documents

Download Conservation Objectives

CO004236.pdf [5.0 MB]

Download Site Synopsis

SY004236.pdf [113 KB]

Download Ministerial Direction

MD004236.pdf [8 KB]