Ireland’s BioBlitz 2013 – 24 & 25 May


NBDCThe National Biodiversity Data Centre, in conjunction with the National Parks and Wildlife Service, Northern Ireland Environment Agency, Coillte and the Centre for Environmental Data and Recording will hold Ireland’s 4th national BioBlitz on 24 & 25 May 2013. The event will be held at four locations: Wicklow Mountains National Park, Co. Wicklow, Burren National Park, Co. Clare, Lough Key Forest Park, Co. Roscommon and Colebrooke Estate, Co. Fermanagh.

For more information on the event and sites visit the BioBlitz website:

In addition to the main BioBlitz event on 24 & 25 May the Centre will support a Local BioBlitz Challenge on Saturday, 8th June. Details of this event can be found here.

If you would like to register a park for the Local BioBlitz Challenge please contact the Data Centre at


The National Biodiversity Data Centre is an Initiative of the Heritage Council and is operated under a service level agreement by Compass Informatics. The Centre is funded by the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.