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County Sligo

Grey Plover Pluvialis squatarola ©Steve Blain Website

County Sligo (meaning Shelly River) is a county in the province of Connacht in the west of Ireland. It is bordered to the west by Mayo, to the south by Roscommon, and the east by Leitrim.

Checklist

Checklist

WebBirder Checklist

Fatbirder's very own checklists are now available through WebBirder

Useful Reading

Books, CDs etc.

Books, CDs etc. For Ireland wide information see the Fatbirder Ireland page - many topics are covered on a geographical basis so also see the United Kingdom or Europe pages…

Trip Reports

CloudBirders

Trip Report Repository

CloudBirders was created by a group of Belgian world birding enthusiasts and went live on 21st of March 2013. They provide a large and growing database of birding trip reports, complemented with extensive search, voting and statistical features.

Organisations

BirdWatch Ireland - Sligo Branch

Website

The Sligo branch of BirdWatch Ireland holds a monthly talk and Outing. Both are free and non-members of BirdWatch Ireland are welcome. Here is the list of upcoming events scheduled for the next couple of months. This page is updated frequently, so check back often to stay up to date…

Photographers & Artists

Artist - Michael O'Clery

Gallery

Michael O'Clery is an Irish bird and wildlife artist, currently living and working in County Sligo in the west of Ireland. His main interest lies in the native birds of his home country, but also extends to all aspects of wildlife both in Ireland and abroad. While recording his wild subjects with both honesty and accuracy, Michael's paintings possess a style and individuality which makes them immediately recognisable. As well as being highly sought after as a wildlife illustrator, his work is now part of a growing number of prestigious private collections…