The Irish Squirrel Survey 2007

Occurrence dataset published by National Biodiversity Data Centre

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Full Title

The Irish Squirrel Survey 2007


A dataset of the distribution of Red Squirrel, Grey Squirrel and Pine Marten in Ireland

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jan 1, 2001 - Jan 1, 2007

Language of Data


Administrative contact
Barry O'Neill
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland National Biodiversity Data Centre, Beechfield House, Carriganore WIT West Campus, Waterford, Ireland Waterford County Waterford Ireland 00 353 51 306240
Metadata author
National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland Beechfield house, Carriganore WIT West Campus County Waterford Ireland +353 (0)51 306 240
Dr. Colin Lawton
COFORD National University of Ireland Galway, Galway, Ireland. +353-91-492335

Published by

National Biodiversity Data Centre

Publication Date

Apr 9, 2013

Registration Date

May 4, 2010

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Taxonomic Coverage

Species Groups recorded: terrestrial mammal.

1,627 Georeferenced data

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The island of Ireland


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Geographic Coverage

The island of Ireland


Quality control

Data quality controls were applied to the primary data collated for the Irish Squirrel Survey 2007. The data provided by Coillte was validated by Coillte personnel. Data for West of Ireland Squirrel Survey was validated by Alan Poole.

Method Steps

  1. Visual surveys were used in this large-scale distribution survey