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The Amber List (Ireland) – medium conservation concern

Amber-list species are those with an unfavourable conservation status in Europe; those whose population or range has declined moderately in recent years; those whose population has declined historically but made a substantial recent recovery; rare breeders; and those with internationally important or localised populations.

Red-throated Diver
Dunlin
Black-throated Diver
Jack Snipe
Great Crested Grebe
Snipe
Cory's Shearwater
Woodcock
Sooty Shearwater
Black-tailed Godwit
Manx Shearwater
Bar-tailed Godwit
Storm Petrel
Redshank
Leach’s Petrel
Little Gull
Gannet
Mediterranean Gull
Cormorant
Black-headed Gull
Little Egret
Common Gull
Bewick's Swan
Sandwich Tern
Whooper Swan
Common Tern
White-fronted Goose
Arctic Tern
Greylag Goose
Little Tern
Brent Goose
Guillemot
Shelduck
Razorbill
Wigeon
Black Guillemot
Gadwall
Puffin
Teal
Stock Dove
Pintail
Cuckoo
Garganey
Short-eared Owl
Pochard
Kingfisher
Tufted Duck
Skylark
Scaup
Sand Martin
Eider
Swallow
Goldeneye
Yellow Wagtail
Red-breasted Merganser
Redstart
Goodander
Whinchat
Goshawk
Stonechat
Merlin
Grasshopper Warbler
Peregrine
Reed Warbler
Water Rail
Lesser Whitethroat
Spotted Crake
Wood Warbler
Coot
Spotted Flycatcher
Golden Plover
Pied Flycatcher
Grey Plover
Redpoll
Knot

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