Heritage Council


National Biodiversity Data Centre Workshops 2016

The National Biodiversity Data Centre runs an extensive programme of events each year to improve identification and field skills of biological groups, raising standards of data collection and management.

Workshop fees are €20 for standard workshops and €50 for those tailored to the professional ecologist.

  • Upcoming courses include Otter Surveying
  • Winter Tree and shrub identification
  • Wildlife photography: fieldcraft tips and tricks
  • Identification of bumblebees, common solitary bees & hoverflies
  • Saltmarshes - how to survey and evaluate for ecological assessments