Discover a wide range of publications from the BirdWatch Ireland archive

In addition to our membership magazines, Wings and Bird Detectives, BirdWatch Ireland issues a wide range of factsheets, articles, reports, scientific papers and other publications about birds and biodiversity in Ireland. Select from our Archive below:

Bird Detectives 22 Winter 2021

Wings – Number 103 – Winter 2021

Irish Garden Bird Survey 2021/22 – Survey Form

This is the survey form to be used when taking part in the Irish Garden Bird Survey for winter 2021/22, which begins in the week starting 29th November 2021. Don’t…

CBS Data Request Form

To request data from the Countryside Bird Survey (CBS), fill in this form and email it to and Please allow for a circa two week response time.

Ringing Tales: Manx Shearwaters

In the sixth in our series on bird ringing, Brian Burke interviews Kez Armstrong about the long-running programme of ringing Manx Shearwaters at Copeland Bird Observatory in County Down.

Feedback to the European Commission on the CFP’s state of play

A joint NGO position on behalf of BirdWatch Ireland, ClientEarth, Danmarks Naturfredningsforening, Deutsche Umwelthilfe, Ecologistas en Acción – Spain, The Fisheries Secretariat, Fundació ENT, De Nederlandse Elasmobranchen Vereniging, Stichting De…


This is BirdWatch Ireland submission in response to the public consultation on expert advisory group report entitled Expanding Ireland’s Marine Protected Area Network. Our vision is that Ireland should become…

Wings – Number 102 – Autumn 2021

I-WeBS News 2021 (issue 25)

Issue 25 of ‘I-WeBS News’, the 2021 edition of the Irish Wetland Bird Survey newsletter. This issue features the usual Goose and Swan news, a ‘site focus’ on the habitat…

Branch Reports for 2021 AGM

1 2 21 22

Become a member

Please login to 'My Account' as this content is restricted to Members or Key Members only. Not a Member? Join us to access our extensive publications archive in addition to a host of other benefits and help us to protect birds and biodiversity.
Become a member