A total of 25 sites located across the Wicklow and Dublin Uplands participated in the SUAS Project with a combined total of 7,500ha. of upland habitats under management.
A total of 25 sites located across the Wicklow and Dublin Uplands participated in the SUAS Project. With a combined total of 7,500ha., each location has its own unique landscape characteristics, cultural heritage and management approach and undertook different actions under the guidance of the project.
Map of Participating Sites
The map below displays the location and topography of each of the participating sites.
Both Commonage and non commonage areas were inducted into the Project over three phases. The first Phase in 2018, the second in 2019 and a third phase in 2021. Each site is colour coded according to when they joined.
Phase 1 = Three Commonages and One Non Commonage, denoted in red
Phase 2 = Four Commonages and Two Non Commonages, denoted in blue
Phase 3 = Seven Commonages and Eight Non Commonages, denoted in yellow
Commonages Groups: Phase 1 & 2
Located in the middle of the Wicklow Uplands, this very large commonage (674 ha) includes lands close to Lough Dan and the Glenmacnass Waterfall and the summits of Mullaghcleevaun East Top and Duff Hill.
Non-Commonage Upland Areas: Phase 1 & 2
All Sites: Phase 3
Laragh East (1)
Laragh East (2)
SUAS Pilot Project.
The SUAS Pilot Project is operated by a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wicklow Uplands Council. Company Name: WUC-SUAS. CRO623917