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BirdWatch Sligo

Site last updated Monday 1st June 2015


Welcome to the website of

the Sligo branch of BirdWatch Ireland.

On this website you will find information about Sligo and its bird life.
This site is run by the local BirdWatch Ireland Branch,
which holds monthly meetings in Sligo during the winter
and outings around County Sligo. 

For more information about BirdWatch Ireland, click here.


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Remember that BirdWatch Sligo is now on Twitter

and we also have a Facebook page.

Depending on your mobile phone provider and package, you may be able to get our tweets as free text
messages (e.g. click here to see how to access them from a Vodafone mobile phone)


 Sligo Bird Walk

Sligo Tidy Towns are hosting a bird walk along the Garavogue River in Sligo Town to be led by Michael Bell of the Sligo Branch of BirdWatch Ireland

When:  11 a.m., Sunday 7th June, 2015

Where:  Meet at the Bird Sign by the Arch at entrance to Doorly Park and we will walk to Salmon Point (beside Hughes Bridge)

A FREE Birds of Sligo booklet will be given to everyone attending the walk!!!


Contacts regarding events and outings

Gerard Scott: 087 907 6486, gerardscott@eircom.net. Sandie McCanny: 086 804 6468, sandiemccanny@gmail,com.

Website: http://www.sligobirding.com You can also keep in touch with sightings and branch events on Facebook and Twitter.