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Sheskinmore Nature Reserve

Sheskinmore Nature Reserve


Protected under Sections 15 and 16 of the Wildlife Act 1976, Nature Reserves are set aside for the conservation of fauna, flora and their habitats. The majority are state-owned, however, some are in private ownership.  More information is available at:


Nature Reserves in County Donegal 

Site Area  (Hectares) EstablishedOwnership
Ballyarr Wood              5       1986 State
Derkmore Wood 7 1988 State
Duntally Wood 15.3 1986 State
Inch Levels TBC TBC TBC
Lough Barra Bog 176.4   1987 State
Meenachullion 194 1990 State
Pettigo Plateau 900 1984 State
Rathmullan Wood 32.73 1986 State
Sheskinmore 415 TBC State and Birdwatch Ireland

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