The Marine Life Information Network

Information on the biology of species and the ecology of habitats found around the coasts and seas of the British Isles


Species listed under the Wildlife Northern Ireland Order (1985)

The Wildlife and Countryside Act (1981) was enacted in Northern Ireland by the Wildlife (Northern Ireland) Order 1985  and the Nature Conservation and Amenity Lands (Northern Ireland) Order 1985.  In Northern Ireland legislative amendments have taken place through the Wildlife (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 1995  and the Environment (Northern Ireland) Order 2002. Further detail: JNCC

Available MarLIN information on species listed under the Wildlife (Northern Ireland) Order 1985) (as amended) is shown below, based on the JNCC Taxon designations list 2014.

Species Shotlist