Catch up with the latest project news

BirdWatch Ireland is involved in many research and monitoring projects. These include ongoing and long-term monitoring projects that aim to track how populations of Ireland’s birds are faring over time.

Research and Monitoring Projects

 Catch up with all the latest news from our project teams.

Little Tern Conservation

Working to protect one of Ireland’s rarest seabirds.



Working to protect one of Europe’s most important Tern colonies, on Ireland’s east coast.

Dublin Bay Birds

Keeping track of our waterbirds through marking and monitoring.


Ocean Ornithology Blog

Follow our BWI staff working on the Marine Protected Area Management and Monitoring (MarPAMM) project.