Saturday 24 February: Field trip to Dundalk Bay (with Tolka Branch). Meet at Dundalk Port at 10.15am.
Thursday 8 March: The Secret Lives of Swifts, by Ricky Whelan. Blue Bar Lounge, Skerries Harbour, 7.45pm.
Tuesday 1 May: Hear the dusk chorus on our ‘Know your Birdsong’ evening walk in Ardgillan Demesne. Meet in the upper car park at 7.30pm.
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 3 February, 12.00pm
- Saturday 3 March, 10.30am
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.
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.