Loss of breeding waders from key lowland grassland sites in Northern Ireland
Author(s): Booth Jones, K.A., O’Connell, P., Wolsey, S., Carrington-Cotton, A., Noble, D.G., McCulloch, N. & Calladine, J.R.
Published: July 2022
Journal: Irish Birds Volume: 44
NotesThe authors would like to thank the Northern Ireland Environment Agency for funding this work, Kendrew Colhoun for his help in locating original records, RSPB staff for collecting data on their sites and professional surveyors Mike Stinson and David Jarrett for their help in plugging survey gaps. In particular we would like to thank the BTO volunteers who gave up their free time to contribute to this study: Ann Blackhurst, Bob Davidson, Brian Sutton, Ernie Hunter, Geoff Newell, Geoff Sloan, James O'Neill, John O'Boyle, John Spratt, Katy Bell, Ken Moore, Kerry Mackie, Kevin Mawhinney, Massimo D'Accordi, Patrick Kelly, Declan Coney, Peter Good, Ronan Owens, RoyLeary and Simon Gray.
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