The Red List (Ireland) – high conservation concern

Red-list species are those that are Globally Threatened according to the IUCN criteria; those whose population or range has declined rapidly in recent years; and those that have declined historically and not shown a substantial recent recovery. 

Black-necked Grebe #
Red-necked Phalarope #
Common Scoter * #
Roseate Tern * #
Hen Harrier *
Barn Owl *
Red Grouse *
Nightjar * #
Grey Partridge * #
Ring Ouzel #
Quail #
Chough *
Corncrake * #
Twite * #
Lapwing *
Yellowhammer *
Curlew *
Corn Bunting * #
 

 * = declining breeder
# = historical decline

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