Dataset Details - Deer of Ireland Database
A database of the distribution of deer in Ireland
To examine distribution and range expansion of deer in Ireland from 1978 to 2008.
Data compiled for a peer reviews article from different sources.
The island of Ireland
1978 to 2008
All of the data has been checked and validated. Some data have been collected at a resolution finer than 10km, but the data are presented at the 10km resolution for the purposes of the analysis.
Published in Carden, R.F., Carlin, C.M., Marnell, F., McElholm, D., Hetherington, J. & Gammell, M.P. (2010) Distribution and range expansion of deer in Ireland. Mammal Review.
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
National Museum of Ireland, Deer of Ireland Database, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 17 November 2019, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/29>
Dataset species distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Dataset record distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Dr. Ruth Carden
National Museum of Ireland - Natural History, Merrion Street, Dublin 2.
Records per year
Species per year
|Common name||The common name of the taxon|
|Vice-county||The name of the Watsonian (botanical) vice-county within which the record was made|
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