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Lullymore
Rathangan, Kildare

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May 2018

The Wonder of Waders Walk

May 20 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Bog of Allen Nature Centre, Lullymore
Rathangan, Kildare
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Free

The event will start at the Bog of Allen Nature Centre with a talk introducing participants to Lodge Bog Nature Reserve and describing the decline in some of Ireland's iconic breeding waders over the past 25 years. The talk will be followed by a walk to Lodge bog where participants will observe waders, such as Curlew and Lapwing, in their natural breeding habitats. The walk will be led by IPCC's Conservation Officer who will showcase the bog restoration works that…

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The Butterflies of Lullymore West

May 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bog of Allen Nature Centre, Lullymore
Rathangan, Kildare
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The event will start with a presentation on the butterflies of Lullymore West and how habitat management has helped to conserve endangered species such as Marsh Fritillary over the past 10 years. The talk will also discuss how important citizen science monitoring schemes are in understanding Ireland's butterfly populations. The talk will be followed by a guided butterfly walk to Lullymore West bog. Participants will have the opportunity to use butterfly nets for a close up of the different butterflies…

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