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Biodiversity Week at Parke’s Castle


Free of charge

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20/05/2023 - 28/05/2023


Parke’s Castle

Join us for our week-long celebration of National Biodiversity Week at Parkes Castle. We events to suit a range of interests, including family friendly events. For more details email

20th May
10.00 – 11.00 am
Troll Wood
Local bird song walk by Michael Bell of Birdwatch Ireland

11.30 am
Parke’s Castle
Lecture by Michael Bell about local birdsong

21st May
12.00 – 14.00 pm
Family Biodiversity Talk with Dr Dolores Byrne, Botanist and Ecologist at ATU

23rd May
11.00 – 12.00 am
‘Up the Walls’ Tour for Adults
Plants and flora growing at Parke’s Castle

25th May
8.30 – 10.00 pm
Evening bat talk and walk with Michael Bell of Birdwatch Ireland on the grounds of Parke’s Castle

27th & 28th May
11.00 – 1.00 pm
A Hands on Look at Biodiversity of Lough Gill

All events are FREE but places must be booked on

Parental/ Guardian supervision of children is required at all times.
Contact : or Tel 071 9164149



Co. Leitrim
F91 FP71

071 916 4149

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On the Sligo-Dromahair Road (R286), 11 km from Sligo Town or 7 km from Dromahair

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