When:
May 15, 2022 @ 7:30 pm
2022-05-15T19:30:00+01:00
2022-05-15T19:45:00+01:00
Where:
McDonagh Museum
Cloughjordan
Calling the Curlew Home

CALLING THE CURLEW HOME – Talk by Michelle Carey

McDonagh Museum at 7:30PM – Sunday, 15th May

The Eurasian curlew has been an integral part of Irish culture for countless generations, inspiring poems, stories, folklore, music, and even place names. After a 97% population decline in 30 ears, Ireland’s native curlew population is critically endangered with just over 100 breeding pairs clinging on.

Why are we losing a species that is so deeply embedded in our culture and what can we do to save it?

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