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A Ramble through the Cooley Mountains

This evening, Monday 2nd October at 8pm, Derek Watters will give an illustrated talk entitled A Ramble through the Cooley Mountains upstairs in the Spirit Store, Dundalk Docks, Dundalk. Derek is an experienced mountaineer and guide and has expertise in the mountain’s...

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Whale Watch 2017

Thanks to everyone who showed up at Clogherhead and Baltray for our Heritage Week events last week. At Clogherhead about 55 people were able to get several views of up to five harbour porpoises surfacing around the headland. We were also able to watch the antics of...

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The Ecology of Carlingford lough

Breffni Martin will give an illustrated talk on the topic of The Ecology of Carlingford Lough on Monday4th September at 8pm upstairs at the Spirit Store, Dundalk Docks. The talk will cover the natural history and current state of the Lough and will compliment some of...

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Tern Roost Count – Thursday 31st August

Tomorrow (Thursday 31st August) I will be carrying out a tern roost count at Baltray. High tide is at 8pm, so I aim to be on the beach just after 6pm to locate any terns using the beach and to start counting. If you are interested in helping with the count and...

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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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