Links

National Parks and Wildlife Service
www.npws.ie
The National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS) is part of the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government and is charged with the conservation of a range of habitats and species in Ireland. Some of its most important activities include the designation and protection of Natural Heritage Areas (NHAs), Special Areas of Conservation (SACs), Special Protection Areas (SPAs), and the management and development of Ireland's national parks and nature reserves.
BirdWatchIreland
www.birdwatchireland.ie
BirdWatch Ireland's primary objective is the protection of wild birds and their habitats in Ireland.
Irish Peatland Conservation Council
www.ipcc.ie
IPCC's mission is to conserve a representative sample of the bogs and fens of Ireland for future generations to enjoy.

Heath Spotted-orchid

Dactylorhiza maculata

by Onenn

 
The Woodland League
www.woodlandleague.org
The Woodland League is dedicated to restoring the relationship between people and their native woodlands.
An Taisce
www.antaisce.org
The role of An Taisce as an independent monitoring body provides government and governmental departments with a valuable independent insight of how national policy is failing to be implemented at local level.
Irish Wildlife Trust
www.iwt.ie
The Irish Wildlife Trust was founded in 1979 as a charitable conservation body. The trust provide the public with information about wildlife, runs education and training programmes like SAC Watch, carries out habitat and species surveys such as the IWT National Lizard Survey, campaigns and lobbies around biodiversity issues, restores natural habitats, consults with industry, agriculture and local authorities to maintain Ireland's natural heritage, and contributes to national and international forums for the protection of biodiversity. The IWT is a nationwide organisationb with branches in Dublin, Limerick, Waterford and Cork.

Grey Squirrel

Grey Squirrel

by Onenn