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Activities 2017

 
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By |March 14th, 2017|GRSG|Comments Off on Activities 2017|

Having a look

having a look.

Group Red Squirrel Ranger Daniel McAfee was out this morning looking on one of our new observation sites when he was lucky to have a red come to have a look at him.

Posted by Glens Red Squirrel Group on Wednesday, 8 March 2017

By |March 12th, 2017|GRSG, Site Videos|Comments Off on Having a look|

Mourne Release

A 1st for Red Squirrel conservation in N. Ireland. The translocation of Red Squirrels to establish a new population of Reds. This was part of a joint project with several squirrel groups across N. Ireland. The two groups that were able to successfully move squirrels were the Tollymore Red Squirrel Group and we the […]

By |March 8th, 2017|GRSG, Our Projects|Comments Off on Mourne Release|

Report Roadkills

Sad to see but a common site on some of our roads in the Glens. We have noted a small drop in road kills over the last 4 months but this may be as they are being picked off the roads by foxes, crows and other hungry animals. You should report roadkills as well […]

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|

Breen Walk

A Big thank you to those who took part in today’s walk in Breen and became members!! Lots of things seen! Birds, plants, lots of frogs and the sound of frog love with the highlight of seeing a Red Squirrel!!

For those on the walk it was their 1st red squirrel, we were able to […]

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|

Your Videos

Thanks to Denise McKeegan for this video of a red in the garden hiding nut!! keep them coming we love to see your Glens Squirrels!

 

Red squirrel in the Glens! He's been taking peanuts from the squirrel feeders and hiding them in the field all morning! Great fun to watch!

Posted by Denise McKeegan on Saturday, 18 February 2017

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|

Breen Forest Walk

Join the Glens Red Squirrel Group for a woodland walk at Breen Forest on Glenshesk Road this Sunday 19th February 10:30, we will try and see if we can spot some of the shy reds that make Breen their home and the other wildlife that may comes along. Come along and enjoy this wild jewel […]

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|

Online Membership Sign up

Now you can sign up or renew your Membership online !!

 

 

 

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|

2nd of the groups new monitoring sites

More videos from the 2nd of the groups new monitoring sites after the reported sighting of a grey squirrel, no grey squirrel has been seen over the 2 weeks of monitoring. A red squirrel found the feeder 7hrs after the feeder was installed. We now have two reds using the feeder. We have seen […]

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|

Your Photo

Philip McKenna photo of a red squirrel in the Cottage Wood in Cushendall

 

By |February 26th, 2017|Feeder Updates, GRSG, Other|0 Comments|