Blaen Cynon

Site details

UK map showing location of Blaen Cynon Special Area of Conservation/Site of Community Importance.
Location of Blaen Cynon SAC/SCI/cSAC
 

Note:

When undertaking an appropriate assessment of impacts at a site, all features of European importance (both primary and non-primary) need to be considered.

Annex I habitats that are a primary reason for selection of this site

Not applicable

Annex I habitats present as a qualifying feature, but not a primary reason for selection of this site

Not applicable.

Annex II species that are a primary reason for selection of this site

1065 Marsh fritillary butterfly  Euphydryas (Eurodryas, Hypodryas) aurinia
Blaen Cynon contains an extensive complex of damp pastures and heaths supporting the largest metapopulation of marsh fritillary Euphydryas aurinia on the southern edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Annex II species present as a qualifying feature, but not a primary reason for site selection

Not applicable.


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