Moor House-Upper Teesdale SAC
SUMMARY:
Designated site name: Moor House-Upper Teesdale SAC   View map
Other designations: 0
Legally underpinned by: Appleby Fells SSSI Moorhouse and Cross Fell SSSI Upper Teesdale SSSI
SITE DETAILS:
Area (Ha): 38806.15 Grid reference: NY 782 307
Features from overlapped sites: 0
DESIGNATED FEATURES:
H3140 Hard oligo-mesotrophic waters with benthic veg of Chara spp.
H4030 European dry heaths
H4060 Alpine and boreal heaths
H5130 Juniperus communis formations on heaths or calc grasslands
H6130 Calaminarian grasslands of the Violetalia calaminariae
H6150 Siliceous alpine and boreal grasslands
H6210 Semi-natural dry grasslands and scrubland facies: on calcareous substrates (Festuco-Brometalia), (note that this includes the priority feature "important orchid rich sites")
H6410 Molinia meadows on calcareous, peat or clay-silt soil
H6430 Hydrophilous tall herb fringe communities of uplands
H6520 Mountain hay meadows
H7130 Blanket bog
H7220 Petrifying springs with tufa formation (Cratoneurion)
H7230 Alkaline fens
H7240 Alpine pioneer formations of Caricion bicoloris-atrofuscae
H8110 Siliceous scree of the montane to snow levels (A. alpinae)
H8120 Calcareous screes of the montane to alpine levels
H8210 Calcareous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation
H8220 Siliceous rocky slopes with chasmophytic vegetation
H8240 Limestone pavements
S1015 Snail, Vertigo genesii
S1528 Marsh saxifrage, Saxifraga hirculus
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