Thursday 9 November: The return of White-tailed Sea Eagles to Lough Derg after 100 years, by Bob Foyle. Skerries Rugby Club, 7.45pm.
Saturday 11 November: Visit to the East Coast Nature Reserve, Sea Road, Newcastle, Co Wicklow. Meet at the main entrance, 10.30am.
Friday 26 January: Our annual Table Quiz to raise funds for the branch. Skerries Rugby Club, 8.30pm.
Saturday 24 February: Field trip. Details to be announced later on website and by email.
Irish Wetland Bird Survey (I-WeBS) census counts at Rogerstown estuary
Meet at the Plant Market car park, just north of Blake’s Cross (on the N1) on:
- Saturday 4 November, 10.00am
- Saturday 2 December, 9.00am
- Saturday 6 January, 1.00pm
- Saturday 3 February, 12.00pm
Members and enthusiasts are encouraged to participate in these monthly winter censuses of wetland birds at Rogerstown estuary. Collection of this data is vital for monitoring species’ numbers and conserving their habitats.
Rogerstown Bird Hides
North Hide, BirdWatch Ireland Reserve, Rogerstown: open access all year. Map and guide pdf available on branch website.
Frank McManus Hide in Turvey Nature Park, wardened weekends only (every Sat-Sun, 11.00am-4.00pm), September to March inclusive.