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…)

Introduction to spider identification


  • Spiders
    June 6, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

In conjunction with NUI Maynooth Leader: Myles Nolan Date: Saturday 6 June Venue: NUI Maynooth, Co Kildare Time: 10am – 4pm Fee: €20 Level: Beginners & intermediates (more…)

Introduction to grass identification


  • June 12, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

If you avoid grass identification this is the workshop for you! Learn the basic features of grasses and how to identify a range of species in the classroom using the new guide. The afternoon will be field based.

Introduction to grass identification – Waterford


  • Grass
    June 13, 2015
    10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

If you avoid grass identification this is the workshop for you! Learn the basic features of grasses and how to identify a range of species in the classroom using the new guide. The afternoon will be field based.