Heritage Ireland 2030 – an opportunity to help swifts. Send your submission by 28 February. Here’s some advice and our letter.

Heritage Ireland 2030 is a wonderful opportunity to put Swift conservation on the national agenda. Swifts are unique in that they fall in the categories of urban and natural biodiversity because over 90% of their nest sites are located in our buildings. Swift Conservation Ireland has submitted a letter which can be found on our … Read moreHeritage Ireland 2030 – an opportunity to help swifts. Send your submission by 28 February. Here’s some advice and our letter.

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