West Cork Branch
Protecting birds and biodiversity in West Cork
We would like to make members aware of the Cork Branch outings also, as many members are able to attend both. Their outings can be found on their website.
Except where indicated, all events are free and non-Members are very welcome.
Sunday 6th May 2018
Sunday 13th May 2018
Saturday 2nd June 2018
9:15am Meet on Sherkin pier (ferry from Baltimore leaves at 9:00am). This is a full day outing. Bring suitable footwear and clothing and a picnic lunch. Return on 6pm ferry.
Leader: Julian Wylie Toilet facilities: Some Walk: Moderate
Saturday 7th July 2018
Litter awareness morning with CNN
More information will be available on our website
10:00am Meet at Inchydoney car park.
Leaders: Emily Fitzgerald & Gill Weyman Toilet facilities: Yes Walk: Easy
Sunday 22nd July 2018
Pelagic trip – BirdWatch Ireland Members only
8.00am Meet at Kinsale Harbour (details of meeting place & cost etc available on enquiry). Limited places & booking is essential.
Leader: Paul Connaughton Toilet facilities: Yes Book: Nicholas Mitchell
Saturday 11th August 2018
For those interested in getting involved in this wetland survey & want to learn more, or who are already involved & want to help improve its coverage & implementation in West Cork.
2:00pm Meet in Celtic Ross Hotel foyer. Indoor presentation followed by outdoor practical session.
Leader: Damaris Lysaght Toilet facilities: Yes Walk: Easy
Saturday 25th August 2018
National Heritage Week - Family Event at Rosscarbery
2:30pm Meet at Celtic Ross Hotel Rosscarbery (OSI ref W 286 363; GPS 51.57564, -9.02925) and find out more about the birds that use the estuary on migration and during the winter. No more than two hours.
Leader: Nicholas Mitchell Toilets: Yes Walk: Easy
Cork Branch Contacts: If you have any enquiries, would like to receive email updates on activities etc, would like to volunteer your services or would like any additional details, please contact:
Note: To receive email updates and news about the branch, contact Jim Wilson at: email@example.com
Beginners, families and non-members welcome to meetings and outings.