Bovevagh ASSI

Protected area type: Areas of Special Scientific Interest
Feature type: 
  • Earth Science
  • Londonderry
Council: Causeway Coast and Glens
Guidance and literature: Bovevagh ASSI

Bovevagh is an early Midlandian prograded glaciomarine delta including a fossiliferous sediment sequence.

It is unique in Ireland and has important palaeoenvironmental and palaeoclimatic implications for Quaternary research in northwestern Europe.

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