Kilkeran Lake & Castlefreke Dunes SAC BioBlitz

Join National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) in a Bioblitz Event at Kilkeran Lake & Castlefreke Dunes Special Area of Conservation (SAC) to mark National Biodiversity Week and NATURA 2000 Day. The aim is to identify as many species as possible between the evening of May 20th and all day May 21st across a variety of habitats from Dune systems, Coastal lagoons, Reedbeds and Woodland. All are welcome and it’s a free drop in event with a range of ecological experts on hand to help identify the diversity of species present including specialists in the fields of Birds, Botany, Lichens, Newts, Reptiles, Invertebrates and Marine Mammals. Meeting point: Fish Basket Café; Dates and times: May 20th 8pm-11pm and May 21st 9am-5pm. For further details please contact claire.deasy@npws.gov.ie