Lynda Huxley spotted a swift over GMIT nest boxes 30th April

Lynda Huxley saw one Swift flying over GMIT Mayo Campus in Castlebar yesterday evening and we have fresh nest material in boxes 9 and 7. Hope to get livestream up and running in next couple of days. Ricky Whelan of BirdWatchIreland has also had reports of Swift sightings in Banagher and Birr. These will be … Read moreLynda Huxley spotted a swift over GMIT nest boxes 30th April

Lynda Huxley is giving a swift talk at Hotel Newport in Newport on April 16th

On Monday April 16th at 20:00 in the Hotel Newport, Newport, Lynda Huxley will be giving a talk as a part of the “Mayo Dark Skies”. Artificial light can be a problem for migrating birds and at their nest sites. Lynda will be sharing information about this amazing bird and how we can all help … Read moreLynda Huxley is giving a swift talk at Hotel Newport in Newport on April 16th