Corsydd Mon a Llyn

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Corsydd Mon a Llyn

  • Country: 
    United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Site number: 
    927
  • Area: 
    626 ha
  • Designation date: 
    02-02-1998
  • Coordinates: 
    53°10'N 04°21'W
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Overview

Corsydd Môn a Llyn (Anglesey & Llyn Fens). 02/02/98; Wales; 626 ha; 53°19'N 004°18'W. National Nature Reserve, SSSI. The inland wetland supports a suite of base-rich fens comprising of six component sites, supporting a range of associated floral and faunal rarities. Calcareous springs, predominantly from limestone aquifers, irrigate the fen and result in a distinctive vegetation. Human activities include nature conservation, tourism, grazing, and hunting. Ramsar site no. 927. Most recent RIS information: 2005.

Administrative region: 
Wales

  • National legal designation: 
    • sssi
    • nnr
  • Regional (international) legal designations: 
    • EU Natura 2000
  • Last publication date: 
    01-01-2005

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