Biodiversity Week 2018

On a beautiful evening in McGlincheys, Richard Nairn delivered an engaging talk on Sheskinmore in the 1980’s, quoting from a book that was donated to McGlincheys by Malcolm McClure ‘Nature in Ireland‘(1997) ‘Natural history is unavoidably a history of culture and society, involving the exploitation of nature as well as its study’.  That relationship certainly…

Hidden Gems

    There are a lot of hidden gems to try and find at Sheskinmore. There is the list of qualifying species which the Special Area of Conservation ( West of Ardara/Maas Road SAC) and the Special Protection Area (Sheskinmore SPA) is designated for. Not surprisingly, most of these, especially the rare and tiny, are…