Hen Harrier

winter Survey

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about the IHHWS

The survey aims to answer key research questions about Hen Harrier population demographics and dynamics, for instance, where do Hen Harrier spend the non-breeding season?

Determining annual and multi annual trends of roost occupancy at local, regional and national levels will enhance our understanding of Hen Harrier winter ecology and allow for accurate on-going assessments of the conservation status of this species in Ireland. This understanding will ultimately inform the conservation and protection of important sites for Hen Harrier.

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