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Friday 22 September 2023 Dublin: 12°C

# bird watch

This year
'Alarming and unprecedented' outbreak of bird flu impacting seabird colonies
Bird conservationists say they have collected and disposed of “hundreds” of dead seabirds to prevent the spread of the disease.
Ireland's puffin population may appear to be thriving, but more research needed, experts warn
Niall Hatch of Birdwatch Ireland said that there were ways for the public to view the cute, cartoon-like bird in a non-intrusive way.
All time
'It was incredible': How this stunning picture of starlings above a lake took weeks of waiting
The photo was captured at a lake in Co Westmeath.