Pop-Up Event: EVIRON 2017 – 27th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium 2017

The 27th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium (known as EVIRON 2017) will take place later this month. The event is scheduled from the 10th until 12th of April 2017. This year, EVIRON will be held at Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT) and will run all day. ENVIRON is hosted by the Environmental Science Association of Ireland (ESAI) every year. … Continue reading Pop-Up Event: EVIRON 2017 – 27th Irish Environmental Researchers Colloquium 2017

Conservation Events – Ulster: April 2017

Birdwatch Ireland – Cavan Branch Sunday 26 March: Outing to Annagh Woods, Ballyconnell. Meet at Realta Centre car park at 10.00am. Where: Lough McNean car park When: Sunday, 9th April Time: 11am Event Information:  Joint outing with Sligo Branch to Lough McNean and Glenfarne Forest, Co Leitrim. Contact: Ashley Wynne (secretary): 087-7735487, cavanbirdwatching@gmail.com Website: http://www.cavanbranch.blogspot.com Facebook

Conservation Events – Leinster: April 2017

Seal Rescue Ireland - Wexford Where: Courtown Seal Rescue Centre, Courtown Harbour, Gorey When: Every Thursday in April. Time: 11am Event Information: ABC Thursdays. A is for Animal, B is for Book, C is for Craft! This multi-sensory way of learning is set to engage young children & build their knowledge of the natural world more & more each week! Mum … Continue reading Conservation Events – Leinster: April 2017

Conservation Events – Connacht: April 2017

Birdwatch Ireland – Galway Branch Where: Nimmo’s Pier, Galway. When: Saturday, 1st April Time: 10.30am Event Information: Outing at Nimmo’s Pier, Galway, with guide Tom Cuffe. Suitable for beginner and more experienced birdwatchers. Contact Marianne ten Cate, mariannetencate@gmail.com Neil Sharkey, neiljsharkey@gmail.com Website: http://www.birdwatchgalway.org   Birdwatch Ireland – Sligo Branch Where: Cartron When: Sunday, 9th April Time: 10am Event Information: Joint outing with Cavan Branch … Continue reading Conservation Events – Connacht: April 2017

Conservation Events – Munster: April 2017

Birdwatch Ireland – West Cork Branch When: Throughout April Event Information: Outings to West Cork peninsulas Old Head, Galley and Mizen Head when conditions are at their best for spring migration (it could be any day of the week). Please send your mobile number to Nicholas to receive text alerts. Contacts: Chairman: Paul Connaughton, 086-199 … Continue reading Conservation Events – Munster: April 2017

Conservation Events – Ulster: March 2017

Birdwatch Ireland - Donegal Branch Where: County Museum, High Road, Letterkenny When: Thursday, 9th March Time: 8pm Event Information: The Countryside Bird Survey, by Dick Coombes (CBS Coordinator, BirdWatch Ireland). Also Donegal Branch AGM. Contacts: Liz Sheppard: (074) 914 7129 - rsheppard@eircom.net Emailing List: ethnadiver@hotmail.com Birdwatch Ireland - Cavan Branch Sunday 26 March: Outing to Annagh Woods, Ballyconnell. Meet at … Continue reading Conservation Events – Ulster: March 2017

Conservation Events – Leinster: March 2017

Birdwatch Ireland - Dublin Branch  Where: Skerries Rugby Club When: Tuesday, 7th March Time: 8.30pm Event Information: The Wet and Wild Bogs of Ireland, by Nuala Madigan (Irish Peatland Conservation Council). Contacts: Frank Prendergast (Secretary/PRO): 087 1319 884 - frank.prendergast@dit.ie Paul Lynch (Chair): 087 631 9209 James English: 087 2345 198 - james.english046@gmail.com Birdwatch Ireland - Dublin … Continue reading Conservation Events – Leinster: March 2017

Conservation Events – Connacht: March 2017

Birdwatch Ireland – Galway Branch Where: Nimmo’s Pier, Galway. When: Saturday, 4th March Time: 10.30am Event Information: Outing at Nimmo’s Pier, Galway, with guide Tom Cuffe. Suitable for beginner and more experienced birdwatchers. Contact Marianne ten Cate, mariannetencate@gmail.com Neil Sharkey, neiljsharkey@gmail.com Website: http://www.birdwatchgalway.org Birdwatch Ireland – Sligo Branch Where: Cartron/Silver Falls, Ballisodare When: Sunday, 12th March Time: Meet at Cartron, 10.00am, or Silver … Continue reading Conservation Events – Connacht: March 2017

Conservation Events – Munster: March 2017

Birdwatch Ireland - Cork Branch Where: Corrin Event Centre, Fermoy. When: Wednesday, 8th March Time: 8pm Event Information: The Plight of the Curlew, by Anita Donaghy (BirdWatch Ireland Conservation Officer) Contact Paul Moore, paulwmoore01@eircom.net Conor O’Keefe, calabkilworth@gmail.com Donal Sheehan, dcsheehan@eircom.net Niall Leahy, leahy.assoc@gmail.com Website: http://www.birdwatchcork.com Birdwatch Ireland - West Cork Branch Where: Myross Island inlet When: Sunday, … Continue reading Conservation Events – Munster: March 2017

Seal Rescue Training: Galway & Kerry

The Seal Rescue Ireland are hosting a training seminar called 'Seal Rescue Network Training' this weekend for members of the public who wish to become marine animal rescuers! The training will take place in both Tralee, Co. Kerry and Salthill, Co. Galway  Details for the Seal Rescue Network Training in Tralee, Co. Kerry are as follows: … Continue reading Seal Rescue Training: Galway & Kerry