Boggerah and Derrynasaggart Mountains

Country/territory: Ireland

IBA Criteria met: -
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Area: 5,100 ha

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Site summary
This upland area of upland heath, bog and commercial forestry lies in the north west of Cork. It provides excellent nesting and foraging habitat for breeding Circus cyaneus, supporting over 3% of the national population.

Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Boggerah and Derrynasaggart Mountains. Downloaded from on 28/09/2022.