Ravens at Tramore

For at least ten years Ravens have bred at the low cliffs at the south end of Tramore on the Carrickalahagh headland. This year I monitored the nest for the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) Nest Record Scheme (NRS). The NRS involves repeated visits to check nest contents and thus gathers data on laying dates,…

News from Sheskinmore November 2013

November has been busy at Sheskinmore and in the surrounding area. Here is a flavour of what has been going on in the wild and what conservation work has been carried out recently. The Greenland White Fronted Geese are enjoying the ground that was prepared for them in October prior to their arrival.  The level…