Irish Wildlife Manuals

Irish Wildlife Manuals is a series of contract reports relating to the conservation management of habitats and species in Ireland. The volumes are published on an irregular basis by the National Parks and Wildlife Service.

Series Editors: Ferdia Marnell & Rebecca Jeffrey

ISSN 1393 - 6670

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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No. 94, Monitoring Guidelines for the Assessment of Petrifying Springs in Ireland [9.19 MB]
Year: 2016
Author: Lyons, M. D., Kelly, D. L.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 92, A guide to the identification of Irish mammal hair [2.11 MB]
Year: 2016
Author: NPWS
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 93, The 2015 National Survey of Breeding Hen Harrier in Ireland [10.08 MB]
Year: 2016
Author: Ruddock, M., Mee, A., Lusby, J., Nagle, A., O’Neill, S. & O’Toole, L.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No 85, Lesser Horseshoe Bat Monitoring [1.05 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Roche, N., Aughney T. and Langton S.; NPWS
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No. 81, Raised Bog Monitoring and Assessment Survey 2013 [2.87 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: NPWS
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 83, Hen Harrier Special Protection Area (SPA) Habitat Mapping Project 2014 [918.95 KB]
Year: 2015
Author: Moran, P., Wilson-Parr, R.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 84, Checklist and country status of European bryophytes – towards a new Red List for Europe [4.69 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Hodgetts, N.G.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 87, Revision of the bryophyte schedule for the Flora (Protection) Order, 2015 [1.13 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Hodgetts, N., Lockhart, N. & Campbell, C.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 90, Monitoring methods for Petalophyllum ralfsii (Wils.) Nees & Gottsche (Petalwort) in the Republic of Ireland [5.73 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Campbell, C., Hodgetts, N. & Lockhart, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 91, Monitoring methods for Hamatocaulis vernicosus (Mitt.) Hedenäs (Slender Green feather-moss) in the Republic of Ireland [11.52 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Campbell, C., Hodgetts, N. & Lockhart, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Monitoring methods for the threatened Killarney Fern (Trichomanes speciosum Willd.) in Ireland [1.47 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Ní Dhúill, E.; Smyth, N.; Waldren, S.; Lynn, D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: No 89, Irish Squirrel Survey 2012 [1.3 MB]
Year: 2015
Author: Lawton, C., Flaherty, M., Goldstein, E.A, Sheehy, E. and Carey, M.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Guidelines for a national survey and conservation assessment of upland vegetation and habitats in Ireland [6.78 MB]
Year: 2014
Author: Perrin, P.M., Barron, S.J., Roche, J.R. & O'Hanrahan, B.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 79, Guidelines for a national survey and conservation assessment of upland vegetation and habitats in Ireland Version 2.0 [6.78 MB]
Year: 2014
Author: Perrin, P.M., Barron, S.J., Roche, J.R., O’Hanrahan, B.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 80, Low tide waterbird surveys: survey methods and guidance notes [879.4 KB]
Year: 2014
Author: Lewis, L.J., Tierney, T.D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No.67 - Natterjack Toad [10.44 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Sweeney,P.; Sweeney,N.; Hurley,C.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual no.69: Results of a monitoring survey of bog woodland [5.43 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Cross,J.; Lynn,D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No.70 - A survey of benthic macrophytes in three hard-water lakes: Lough Bunny, Lough Carra and Lough Owel [10.77 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Roden,C.; Murphy,P.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No.71 - Results of a monitoring survey of old sessile oak woods and alluvial forests [1.85 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: O'Neill,F.H.; Barron,S.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No.72 - Results of a monitoring survey of yew wood [1.21 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Cross,J.; Lynn,D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No.73 - National survey of limestone pavement and associated habitats in Ireland [9.6 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Wilson,S. & Fernández,F
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 74, Monitoring of the breeding population of grey seals in Ireland, 2009 - 2012 [5.12 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Ó Cadhla O.; Keena, T.; Strong, D., Duck, C., Hiby, L.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 76, National Otter Survey of Ireland 2010/12 [2.03 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Reid, N., Hayden, B., Lundy, M.G., Pietravalle, S., McDonald, R.A., Montgomery, W.I.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Maunals No. 75, Monitoring survey of Annex I sand dune habitats in Ireland [3.51 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Delaney, A., Devaney, F.M., Martin, J.R., Barron, S.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Willdlife Manual No. 77: A Survey of Red Grouse [3.38 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Murray, T.; Clotworthy, C.; Bleasdale, A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: IWM no.66 - common scoter [5.22 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: Hunt,J.; Heffernan,M.L.; McLoughlin,D.; Benson,C.; Huxley,C.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: National Frog Survey of Ireland 2010/11 [1.41 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: N.Reid, S.K.Dingerkus, R.E.Stone, S.Pietravalle, R.Kelly, J.Buckley, T.J.C.Beebee, J.W.Wilkinson
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The Irish Semi-natural Grasslands Survey 2007-2012 [10.09 MB]
Year: 2013
Author: O’Neill, F.H.; Martin, J.R.; Devaney, F.M.;Perrin, P.M.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: All Ireland Daubenton’s Bat Waterway Monitoring Scheme 2006-2011 [2.53 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Aughney, T., Langton, S., Roche, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: An assessment of the use of conifer plantations by the Kerry Slug (Geomalacus maculosus) with reference to the potential impacts of forestry operations [4.06 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Reich, I., O’Meara, K., Mc Donnell, R.J., Gormally, M.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish Wildlife Manual No. 60: Car-based bat monitoring in Ireland 2003-2011 [2.33 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Roche, N., Langton, S., Aughney T.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: IWM 59 - Republic of Ireland Hen Harrier Survey 2010 [3.15 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Ruddock, M.; Dunlop, B.J.; O’Toole, L.; Mee, A.; Nagle, T.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Raised Bog Monitoring Project 2011 Volume 1: Main Report [1.35 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Fernandez, F., Crowley, W., Wilson, S.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The beetles of decaying wood in Ireland - A provisional annotated checklist of saproxylic Coleoptera [9.19 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Alexander, K.N.A., Anderson, R.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The conservation status of juniper formations in Ireland [7.14 MB]
Year: 2012
Author: Cooper, F., Stone, R.E., McEvoy, P., Wilkins, T., Reid, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: An invertebrate survey of Coill Eoin, St John’s Wood, Co Roscommon [3.18 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Alexander, K. N. A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Brown long?eared bat roost monitoring scheme for the Republic of Ireland: synthesis report 2007?2010 [1.36 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Aughney, T.; Langton, S.; Roche, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Distribution and population dynamics of the Kerry Slug, Geomalacus maculosus (Arionidae) [4.72 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Mc Donnell, R.J.; Gormally, M.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Management prescriptions for twite in Ireland [5.13 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: McLoughlin, D.T.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Monitoring and Condition Assessment of Populations of Vertigo geyeri, Vertigo angustior and Vertigo moulinsiana in Ireland [3.28 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Moorkens, E.A.; Killeen, I.J
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: National survey and assessment of the conservation status of Irish sea cliffs [4.24 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Barron, S.J.; Delaney, A.; Perrin, P.M.; Martin, J.R.; O’Neill, F.H.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Red Squirrel Translocation in Ireland. Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 51 [5.51 MB]
Year: 2011
Author: Waters, C.; Lawton, C.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A provisional inventory of ancient and long-established woodland in Ireland [10.22 MB]
Year: 2010
Author: Perrin, P.M.; Daly, O.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A technical manual for monitoring white-clawed crayfish Austropotamobius pallipes in Irish Lakes. Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 45 [3 MB]
Year: 2010
Author: Reynolds, J.D.; O'Connor, W.; O'Keeffe, C.; Lynn, D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Guidelines for a national survey and conservation assessment of upland vegetati [689.82 KB]
Year: 2010
Author: Perrin, P.M.; Barron, S.J.; Roche, J.R.; O'Hanrahan, B.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Guidelines for a national survey and conservation assessment of upland vegetation and habitats in Ireland. Version 1.0 Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 48 [1.83 MB]
Year: 2010
Author: Perrin, P.M.; Barron, S.J.; Roche, J.R.; O'Hanrahan, B.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Resurvey of breeding wader populations of machair and associated wetlands in no [10.2 MB]
Year: 2010
Author: Suddaby, D.; Nelson, T.; Veldman, J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The status of Red Grouse in Ireland and the effects of land use, habitat and habitat quality on their distribution. Irish Wildlife Manuals No. 50 [10.72 MB]
Year: 2010
Author: Cummins, S.; Bleasdale, A.; Douglas, C.; Newton, S.; O'Halloran, J.; Wilson, H.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A review of mink predation and control in Ireland [3.72 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Roy, S.; Reid, N.; McDonald, R.A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: All Ireland Daubenton's bat waterway monitoring scheme 2006 - 2008 [1.22 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Aughney, T.; Langton, S.; Roche, N.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Database of association with habitat and environmental variables for non-shelle [2.47 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Moorkens, E.; Killeen, I.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Irish biodiversity: a taxonomic inventory of fauna [1.23 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Ferriss, S. E.; Smith, K. G.; Inskipp, T. P.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Monitoring of white-clawed crayfish Austropotamobius pallipes in Irish lakes in [5.62 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: O'Connor, W.; Hayes, G.; O'Keeffe, C.; Lynn, D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The car-based bat monitoring scheme for Ireland: synthesis report 2003-2008 [1.43 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Roche, N.; Langton, S.; Aughney, T.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The development of methodologies to assess the conservation status of limestone [2.35 MB]
Year: 2009
Author: Murphy, S.; Fernandez Valverde, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: An assessment of the breeding population of grey seals in the Republic of Irela [2.56 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: O Cadhla, O.; Strong, D.; O'Keeffe, C.; Coleman, M.; Cronin, M.; Duck, C.; Murray, T.; Dower, P.; Nairn, R.; Murphy, P.; Smiddy, P.; Saich, C.; Lyons, D.; Hiby, L.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Database of Irish Lepidoptera. 1 - Macrohabitats, microsites and traits of Noct [3.9 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: Bond, K.G.M.; Gittings, T.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Database of Irish Syrphidae (Diptera) [6.6 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: Speight, M. C. D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Rhododendron ponticum: A guide to management on nature conservation sites. [4.47 MB]
Year: 2008
Author: Higgins, G.T.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A Survey of Juvenile Lamprey Populations in the Corrib and Suir Catchments. [1.09 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: O'Connor, W.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Benthic surveys of sandbanks in the Irish Sea Irish Wildlife. Irish Wildlife Manual No. 29 [3.28 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Roche, C.; Lyons, D.O.; Farinas Franco, J.; O’Connor, B.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Benthic surveys of sandbanks in the Irish Sea. [3.28 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Roche, C.; Lyons, D.O.; O'Connor, B.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Investigations into the impact of fyke nets on otter populations in Ireland. [1.44 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Poole, W.R.; Rogan, G.; Mullen, A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Leatherback Sea Turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in Irish waters. [10.03 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Doyle, T. K
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Management considerations for subtidal Zostera marina beds in Ireland. [1.96 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Dale, A. L.; McAllen, R.; Whelan, P.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Monitoring the conservation status of natterjack toad (Bufo calamita) in Irelan [3.44 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Becart, E.; Aubry, A.; Emmerson, M.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Status of hares in Ireland. [1.79 MB]
Year: 2007
Author: Reid, N.; Dingerkus, K.; Montgomery, W.I.; Marnell, F.; Jeffrey, R.; Lynn, D.; Kingston, N.; McDonald, R.A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A baseline survey of juvenile lamprey populations in the Boyne catchment. [1.09 MB]
Year: 2006
Author: O'Connor, W.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A baseline survey of juvenile lamprey populations in the River Feale catchment. [1006.47 KB]
Year: 2006
Author: O'Connor, W.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A conservation plan for Irish vesper bats. [605.01 KB]
Year: 2006
Author: McAney, K.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Bat mitigation guidelines for Ireland. [9.53 MB]
Year: 2006
Author: Kelleher, C.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Otter Survey of Ireland 2004/2005 [3 MB]
Year: 2006
Author: Bailey, M.; Rochford, J. .
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The distribution of Lamprey in the River Barrow SAC. [664.52 KB]
Year: 2006
Author: King, J.J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A survey of the molluscan fauna of a mixed farm in South County Cork, 2004. [1.16 MB]
Year: 2005
Author: Moorkens, E.A.; Killeen, I.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Development of a car-based bat monitoring protocol for the Republic of Ireland. [630.87 KB]
Year: 2005
Author: Roche, N.; Catto, C.; Langton, S.; Aughney, T.; Russ, J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Inventory of Irish marine wildlife publications [1.5 MB]
Year: 2005
Author: Roche, C.; Clarke, S.; O'Connor, B.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The Role of Kelp in the Marine Environment. [875.62 KB]
Year: 2005
Author: Kelly, E. (Ed.)
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A survey of juvenile lamprey populations in the Moy catchment [2.87 MB]
Year: 2004
Author: O'Connor, W.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Harbour seal population assessment in the Republic of Ireland: August 2003 [2.63 MB]
Year: 2004
Author: Cronin, M.; Duck, C.; O Cadhla, O.; Nairn, R.; Strong, D.; O'Keeffe, C.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Margaritifera margaritifera Stage 1 and Stage 2 survey guidelines [503.29 KB]
Year: 2004
Author: Anonymous; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Summary of National Parks & Wildlife Service surveys for common (harbour) seals [787.57 KB]
Year: 2004
Author: Lyons, D.O.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The status and distribution of lamprey and shad in the Slaney and Munster Black [1.07 MB]
Year: 2004
Author: King, J.J.; Linnane, S.M.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The Natterjack Toad Bufo calamita in Ireland: current status and conservation r [492.89 KB]
Year: 2002
Author: Beebee, T.J.C.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Conservation management of the freshwater pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritif [1.91 MB]
Year: 2000
Author: Moorkens, E.A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: A review of the ecological implications of mariculture and intertidal harvestin [527.74 KB]
Year: 1999
Author: Heffernan, M.L.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Changes away from the traditional use of the Curragh of Kildare since 1922 [8.75 MB]
Year: 1999
Author: Costello, C.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Conservation management of the freshwater pearl mussel Margaritifera margaritif [1.04 MB]
Year: 1999
Author: Moorkens, E.A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: An outline of the biology, distribution and conservation of Lampreys in Ireland [2.42 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Kurz, I.; Costello, M.J.; Marnell, F.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Biomar Survey of Irish Machair Sites, 1996. Vol. 1: Site Information [20.61 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Crawford, I.; Bleasedale, A.; Conaghan, J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Biomar Survey of Irish Machair Sites, 1996. Vol. 2: Plant Communities [23.7 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Crawford, I.; Bleasedale, A.; Conaghan, J.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: Conservation Management of the White-clawed Crayfish, Austropotamobius pallipes [1.96 MB]
Year: 1998
Author: Reynolds, J.D.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual
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Title: The potential role of ecological corridors for habitat conservation in Ireland: [752.56 KB]
Year: 1998
Author: Good, J.A.
Series: Irish Wildlife Manual