Mapping biological records with QGIS (Advanced)


  • March 4, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

QGIS for biol recorders – Objectives Leader: Dr George Smith Date: Wednesday 4 March Venue: National Biodiversity Data Centre, Waterford Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €50 Level: Advanced – aimed at professional ecologist (more…)

Annual Meeting of Irish Freshwater Biologists 2015

Event Phone: 051306240


  • Annual Meeting of Irish Freshwater Biologists
    March 6, 2015
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Programme – Annual Meeting of Irish Freshwater Biologists  When: Friday 6th March 2015 Where: GMIT, Galway Organising committee: Dr Mary Kelly-Quinn (UCD), Dr Simon Harrison (UCC), Pascal Sweeney (Sweeney Consultancy), Dr Ian Donohue (TCD), Maria Walsh (National Biodiversity Data Centre), Dr Heather Lally (GMIT). The 2015 Annual Meeting of Irish Freshwater Biologists will focus on (more…)

Introduction to habitat mapping


  • March 11, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Intro to habitat mapping – Objectives Leader: Dr George Smith Date: Wednesday 11 March Venue: National Biodiversity Data Centre, Waterford Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €50 Level: Advanced – aimed at professional ecologist (more…)

Mammal tracking


  • Mammal tracking
    April 11, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

In conjunction with Mammals in a sustainable Environment (MISE) Leader: Dr Denise O’Meara & Andrew Harrington (MISE) Date: Saturday 11 April Venue: National Biodiversity Data Centre, Waterford Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €10 Level: All (more…)

Identifying and recording Ireland’s ladybirds – Dublin


  • Ladybirds
    May 9, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

In conjunction with the National Botanic Gardens Leader: Gill Weyman Date: Saturday 9 May Venue: National Botanic Gardens Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €20 Level: Beginners & intermediates (more…)

Pollinators for beginners


  • Pollinators
    May 9, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Learn about Ireland’s pollinators. This workshop will give you an introduction to solitary bee and hoverfly identification and teach you how to identify 30 common species.

Introduction to marine invertebrates


  • Marine invertebrates
    May 16, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

In conjunction with Seasearch Ireland Leader: Dr Tim Butter (Seasearch Ireland) Date: Saturday 16 May Venue: Curragh Sub Aqua Club, Sandycove, Co. Dublin Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €20 Level: Beginners & intermediates (more…)

Identification of Irish butterflies


  • Butterflies
    May 16, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Leader: Dr Tomás Murray (National Biodiversity Data Centre) Date: Saturday 16 May Venue: Lough Boora Visitor Centre, Offaly Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €20 Level: Beginners & intermediates (more…)

Identifying and recording Ireland’s ladybirds


  • Ladybirds
    May 23, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

In conjunction with the Heritage Office, Tipperary County Council. Leader: Gill Weyman Date: Saturday 23 May Venue: Cabragh Wetlands, Thurles Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €20 Level: Beginners & intermediates (more…)

Introduction to the rocky shore & seaweed forage


  • Rocky shore
    June 5, 2015
    10:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Leader: Marie Power Date: Friday 5 June Venue: National Biodiversity Data Centre & Fieldtrip Time: 10.00am – 3.30pm Fee: €20 Level: Beginners & intermediates (more…)