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Upcoming Nature Events in Co. Louth

Clougher Head Whale Watch - Saturday 26th August 2pm - 5pm.  As part of the All Ireland Whale Watch Day (read more about the event on the IWDG webiste) a land based whale watch will take place at Clougherhead in Co. Louth on Saturday August 26th from 2-5pm. The event...

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Post-Breeding Tern Survey

BirdWatch Ireland are coordinating counts of terns along the Irish coast in August and September 2017. The first counts as part of this post-breeding tern survey will begin this week in Dublin Bay. The counts aim to get a better picture of tern distribution, numbers...

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Dawn Chorus 2017

Thanks to everyone who showed up at Creggan at the Poets Glen on 29th April (best bird: a raven giving a strange variety of calls) and Ballymascanlon hotel on 14th May (best bird: several very visible tree creppers). Breffni

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Forthcoming Talks and Outings

All talks take place in the Spirit Store, Dundalk Docks upstairs. Entry is free and all are welcome! Monday 5th September 2016 - How To Attract Wildlife To Your Garden – Breffni Martin 8pm Thursday 22nd September – Irish Garden Birds – Breffni martin – ICA Louth – 8pm...

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TALK ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Tomorrow, 7th March at 8pm Prof John Sweeney of Maynooth University will deliver an illustrated talk on Climate Change in general and its effect on Ireland in particular. The talk will take place in the Spirit Store upstairs, Dundalk Docks, Dundalk. John is a...

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Louth Nature Trust Rescues Baby Seal

Louth Nature Trust Rescues Baby Seal

The Argus and Democrat newspapers reported the rescue of a baby seal by Louth Nature Trust volunteers. The seal was recovered at Templetown Beach and brought to Allpets Vets in Drogheda (www.allpets.ie) for rehydration and assessment, from where it was brought to the...

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