Republic of Ireland protected species licensing
The specially protected species in the Republic of Ireland are detailed in the Wildlife Act 1976 and Wildlife (Amendment) Act 2000.
The BTO is not involved in the issue of disturbance licences in the Republic of Ireland.
Licenses are issued directly by the National Parks and Wildlife Service of the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government.
Raptor ID virtual training (2 sessions, Thursdays 10am)
The training will consist of two weekly online modules of 90–100 minutes each, complemented by supported self-study exercises which will be provided after each session. The training will be run by BTO staff members Nick...
Making the most of BirdTrack data
We have been working to produce useful summaries for bird reports using data from the millions of annual BirdTrack records.