(Pic.Eugene Whelan, East Coast Video Productions)
Sunday 10th Sept: Outing to Kilcoole with the BirdWatch Ireland South Dublin Branch to look for autumn migrants along the coast and marshes. Meet at Kilcoole train station car park at 10:30am. More information on the Facebook event page here.
Thursday 28th Sept: ‘A Life in the Trees‘ – launch event for Declan Murphy’s new book, which follows the progress of a family of Great Spotted Woodpeckers in Co. Wicklow. Glendalough Hotel at 7:30pm. More information on the Facebook event page here and on Declan’s website www.alifeinthetreesdeclanmurphy.blogspot.ie
Volunteer Workdays at East Coast Nature Reserve (ECNR):
Interested in protecting Ireland’s wildlife? Join us at the East Coast Nature Reserve in Newcastle, Co. Wicklow for our Volunteer Workdays this September and October. Help with basic maintenance and upkeep of our East Coast Nature Reserve include painting, path maintenance, woodland management, scrub clearance, and fencing. All welcome! Workdays take place each Thursday during September and October from 10:30am to 3:30pm. Tea and Biscuits provided!
The next volunteer day at ECNR takes place this coming Thursday 7th September.