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Measuring Farmland Biodiversity

Dr Neus Rodriguez-Gasol explains how farms can be surveyed for biodiversity and provides details on the surveying techniques used by the Protecting Farmland Pollinators EIP Survey Team.     Nowadays it is well known that the world is experiencing a … Continued

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Working together with farmers to help pollinators

50 years ago, our farms were pollinator havens. Extensive hedgerows flowered in spring and hay meadows in summer; and well-fed pollinators buzzed around, free from chemicals. Times change and things move on, but sometimes hidden within progress there can be … Continued

Read More on Dragonfly Ireland – Newsletter # 2

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Dragonfly Ireland – Newsletter # 2

Welcome to the Spring 2020 newsletter of Dragonfly Ireland 2019 – 2024, a joint project of the National Biodiversity Data Centre and the Centre for Environmental Data and Recording, Northern Ireland. Dragonfly Ireland 2019 – 2024 is an all-Ireland survey … Continued

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Ireland’s Citizen Science Portal

Dr. Liam Lysaght, Centre Director, provides an overview of his recording activities using Ireland’s Citizen Science Portal during the Coronavirus lockdown. and highlights some of the functionality of the system that he finds most useful.      The Coronavirus lockdown … Continued

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Does the lockdown bring any silver linings?

Does the national lockdown have any silver linings? Well, one was seeing the motorway verges covered in Dandelions and Cowslips on a recent trip to Newbridge. The delay in routine mowing along the motorways has allowed these wildflowers to flourish … Continued

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