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Birds of Clare Island: Rock Pipit

Friday, 21 August 2020

On Day 7 of Heritage Week we introduce a common resident on the shores of Clare Island featuring in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

Birds of Clare Island: Dipper

Thursday, 20 August 2020

On Day 6 of Heritage Week we learn about a very rare occasional visitor on Clare Island, featuring in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

Birds of Clare Island: Sedge Warbler

Wednesday, 19 August 2020

On Day 5 of Heritage Week we introduce a migrant bird breeding only at two locations on Clare Island, featuring in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

Digital Atlas of Dungarvan launched as part of National Heritage Week

Tuesday, 18 August 2020

Bringing ‘Heritage to your doorstep’ the latest atlas from the Irish Historic Towns Atlas on Dungarvan released digitally on 18 August 2020 in a first for the project.

Irish Historic Towns Atlas

Birds of Clare Island: Willow Warbler

Tuesday, 18 August 2020

On Day 4 of Heritage Week we learn about a well-established breeding species on Clare Island, which features in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

TII's Digital Heritage Collection Aggregated to Europeana

Monday, 17 August 2020

This material provides a rich resource on Ireland’s environment and archaeological heritage for researchers and the public, which is now easily accessible through Europeana, the DRI’s repository, data.gov.ie and...

Digital Repository of Ireland

Royal Irish Academy Publications Collections Aggregated to Europeana

Monday, 17 August 2020

The following three RIA Publications collections have been aggregated to Europeana: the Excavations at Knowth Publications, Debating Austerity in Ireland, and Unearthed: Impacts of the Tellus surveys of the north...

Digital Repository of Ireland

Birds of Clare Island: Eurasian Whimbrel

Monday, 17 August 2020

On Day 3 of Heritage Week we introduce a typical spring and autumn passage migrant featuring in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

Birds of Clare Island: Corncrake

Sunday, 16 August 2020

On Day 2 of Heritage Week we learn about this former inhabitant of Clare Island featuring in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

Birds of Clare Island: Barnacle Goose

Saturday, 15 August 2020

Every day during Heritage Week (15-23 August) we introduce a different bird that populates Clare Island as it features in New Survey of Clare Island, vol. 9: Birds. 

Publications, New Survey of Clare Island

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