Corporate report

SAC features and SPA supporting habitats: general descriptions

Descriptions providing collective information about the features protected by Special Areas of Conservation and the supporting habitats for Special Protection Areas.



Special Protection Area (SPA) protected bird species are reliant on supporting habitats, which are primarily covered by:

  • Special Area of Conservation (SAC) habitats
  • Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ) habitats

This document provides descriptions for:

  • features protected by SACs
  • additional SPA supporting habitats that are not covered above