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#birdwatch

# birdwatch - Friday 27 August, 2021

Loss of Ireland's biodiversity is accelerating - and we're missing the chance to halt it
# Endangered Species
# Endangered Species

Loss of Ireland's biodiversity is accelerating - and we're missing the chance to halt it

Aug 27th 2021, 12:05 AM 24,988 Views 40 Comments
  • A host of iconic Irish species and habitats are under threat, writes Niall Sargent in first part of Noteworthy's investigation into biodiversity loss
  • Virtually none of our protected nature areas have management plans
  • An expert forum has labelled the State as the “biggest transgressor of environmental law in Ireland”

# birdwatch - Sunday 29 October, 2017

'Ireland makes headlines in Norway when a white-tailed eagle is killed here'
# Birdwatch
# Birdwatch

'Ireland makes headlines in Norway when a white-tailed eagle is killed here'

Oct 29th 2017, 10:00 PM 70,574 Views 58 Comments

The Norwegian government donated 15 white-tailed eagles to Ireland in 2007, in an attempt to reintroduce the species here.

# birdwatch - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Police issue appeal after burglars steal three rare parrots and five terrapins
# Have You Seen This Bird
# Have You Seen This Bird

Police issue appeal after burglars steal three rare parrots and five terrapins

May 13th 2014, 12:18 PM 6,124 Views 16 Comments

The animals were stolen last weekend from a commercial premises.