Mooney Friday 27 December 2013

Dawn Chorus 2018

This year's Dawn Chorus programme will take place on Sunday, May 6th 2018, and will be broadcast from across Europe and beyond between midnight and 7am!  For more information, click here.

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Caring For Wild Animals

Please note that many species of mammals, birds, invertebrates etc... are protected under law and that, even with the best of intentions, only someone holding a relevant licence from the National Parks & Wildlife Service should attempt the care of these animals.  For full details, please click here to read the NPWS Checklist of protected & rare species in Ireland.  If you are concerned about a wild animal, please contact your local wildlife ranger - click here for details.

Events & Listings

Click here for a full list of events taking place around the country, and movies currently on release, which might be of interest to wildlife lovers!

Mooney Goes Wild Christmas Special

Mooney Goes Wild Christmas Special

Derek and the Mooney Goes Wild team report on Malahide's newest and hairiest residents - Highland Cattle...

Highland Cattle in North County Dublin

Residents in Robswall, Malahide have gained some very hairy neighbors with Highland Cattle grazing in an open area. When Richard Collins & Derek Mooney heard about it, they had to view it and report back for Mooney Goes Wild.

 

Hedgerows: It is an offence to 'cut, grub, burn or otherwise destroy hedgerows on uncultivated land during the nesting season from 1 March to 31 August, subject to certain exceptions'. For more information, click here.

To contact your local wildlife ranger, click here for contact details. To read the Wildlife (Amendment) Act 2000, click here.

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Please DO NOT send any live, dead or skeletal remains of any creature whatsoever to Mooney Goes Wild.

If you find an injured animal or bird, please contact the National Parks & Wildlife Service on 1890 20 20 21, or BirdWatch Ireland, on 01 281-9878, or visit www.irishwildlifematters.ie

Music Played on the Show

All I Want

All I Want

Kodaline

5:20

High Hopes

High Hopes

Kodaline

3:50

Call Me The Breeze

Call Me The Breeze

John Mayer

3:37

Liquid Lunch

Liquid Lunch

Caro Emerald

3:56

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Presenter: Derek Mooney

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