Yerbeston Tops

Site details

UK map showing location of Yerbeston Tops Special Area of Conservation/Site of Community Importance.
Location of Yerbeston Tops 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

6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peaty or clayey-silt-laden soils (Molinion caeruleae)

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

1065 Marsh fritillary butterfly  Euphydryas (Eurodryas, Hypodryas) aurinia
This isolated metapopulation in southern Pembrokeshire supports over 1500 adult marsh fritillaries Euphydryas aurinia and is an important outlier for the conservation of the species in west Wales.

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

Not applicable.


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