Sheskinmore Lough

Sheskinmore Lough

Sheskinmore Lough is a shallow lake located behind Tramore Strand (Rosbeg) and Magheramore dunes (Loughros More estuary). The lake lies at the heart of a complex network of wetland, reedbed, machair and dunes, all of which are protected by the European Union (EU) Habitats Directive and Birds Directive.

The Friends of Sheskinmore website provides a platform for discovery and discussion about the natural history of Sheskinmore Lough by bringing together local knowledge, interest and enthusiasm for this nationally and internationally important site. Click here to get involvedupload your photos or contact us for more information.

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Upcoming events

Location When Summary Description
The Hatchery, Mill Road, Glenties July 19, 2017 at 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm The Life in the River, Glenties: An Taisce Owen Kelly and his colleagues of Inland Fisheries Ireland will lead a guided nature walk at the Hatchery, Mill Road, Glenties starting at 7 p.m on Tuesday July 19th. Everyone is welcome, admission is free, no need to book. It is organised by the Donegal Committee of An Taisce. The walk will last about 2…
Kilclooney, Co. Donegal, Ireland August 20, 2017 at 11:00 am – 5:00 pm The Invasive Nature of Nature 20 August, 11am - 5pm The invasive nature of nature. Guided bus tours of the archaeological sites of the Kilclooney area. There will be talks and a display of information about the Doon Fort- Adopt a Monument project. Bus tours departs at the Dolmen Centre at 11am, 12:30pm, 2pm and 3:30pm. Booking is essential. Tea/coffee…
Sheskinmore Nature Reserve, Co. Donegal, Ireland August 24, 2017 at 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Nature Walk in Sheskinmore 24 August, 11am - 2pm A fun and educational guided nature walk through Sheskinmore Nature Reserve. Appropriate clothing and footwear essential. Not suitable for buggies. No dogs. Suitable for Children under 12 Car Parking Available Further Information 087 6468439emer.magee@ahg.gov.ie National Parks & Wildlife Service McGlincheys Field Studies Centre Sandfield, Ardara, Co. Donegal