Golden Eagles in Donegal

On Wednesday the 20th of January, Lorcan O’Toole, of the Golden Eagle Trust, gave an interesting talk and PowerPoint presentation, entitled ‘Donegal Raptors and Upland Management’, at McGlinchey’s Field Study Centre, in Sandfield, Ardara. His talk was in two parts, firstly he gave a summary of the how the Golden Eagle reintroduction project is going,…

Weather report 2015

It’s been a wet and windy year again! But while large parts of Ireland have been suffering greatly from the recent heavy rains and storms, Donegal faired slightly better, and certainly in the west, experienced very little flooding. But December was definitely wet – marginally wetter than January, and 2015 was a wet year. In comparison…