Dataset Details - An Atlas of Breeding Birds of the Burren and Aran Islands 1993 - 1996
Results of a survey of the breeding birds presented on a tetrad (2km X 2km) grid basis.
28/06/2011
12/09/2016
To produce distribution maps, on a 2km x 2km grid, of all birds seen in the region during the breeding season between 1993 & 1996.
Each tetrad within the area was visited at least once and any birds seen were recorded, and indication of breeding category noted. Up to 50 fieldworks submitted records to the Atlas organiser.
The Burren region of north Clare and the Aran Island of County Galway
The breeding season from 1 April to 31 July in 1993, 1994, 1995 & 1996.
All data checked by Liam Lysaght
Dataset is complete and published. L.Lysaght (2002) An Atlas of Breeding Birds of the Burren and Aran Islands. Birdwatch Ireland, Co. Dublin
The original cards are stored at the National Biodiversity Data Centre.
BirdWatch Ireland
BirdWatch Ireland, An Atlas of Breeding Birds of the Burren and Aran Islands 1993 - 1996, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 19 July 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/10>
Dataset species distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Live Map

Marine Map - 50Km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Live Map
Dataset record distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Live Map

Marine Map - 50Km

Distribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Live Map
Dataset Contacts
BirdWatch Ireland
Liam Lysaght
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Beechfield House, Carriganore, WIT West Campus, Waterford
00353 51 306240
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Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Year Range 5913
1993
1996
Record Statistics

5913

0

126

0

Resolution No. records
100m 0
1km 5913
2km 0
10km 0
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Breeding evidence Category of breeding evidence obtained based on observed behaviour
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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