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Since 2008 the BURREN BIRDS OF PREY CENTRE has been educating and entertaining visitors with dynamic flying displays set against the dramatic Burren Landscape. The mission of the Centre is to aid the conservation of Birds of Prey through visitor awareness and education, whilst actively fund raising for Raptor conservation monitoring efforts within Ireland.
The Centre offers:
DYNAMIC FLYING DISPLAYS where the visitor can interact and get up close and personal to the birds.
A HOME to Eagles, Falcons, Hawks, and Owls from all over the world.
INFORMATION BOARDS that provide a deep insight into aspect of Birds of Prey.
EDUCATION into the amazing world of Raptors, their biology, conservation and the ancient art of Falconry.
An awareness of RAPTOR CONSERVATION both in Ireland and internationally. Fund raising at the Centre enables skilled staff members to assist with a variety of raptor monitoring programmes.
HAWK WALKS which are a once in a life time opportunity to interact with some of nature's top predators. Guided and instructed by experienced Falconers, this hour long 'Walk with a Hawk' through hazel woodland and across Burren limestone pavement is tailor made for anybody seeking a totally unique experience.
Provided byAillwee Cave
Aillwee Cave is Ireland’s Premier Showcave – A very special place in the heart of the Burren. One of the most ancient caves in the Burren and perhaps in Ireland. The story of Aillwee Cave began millions of years ago when the landscape was very different to that which we see today. They began to form when streams sinking underground on Aillwee Mountain started dissolving channels through the lines of weakness in the limestone. The earliest history of the cave is preserved in its roof. Our expert guides will accompany you during your tour through beautiful caverns, over bridged chasms, under weird formations and alongside the thunderous waterfalls. Marvel at the frozen waterfall and explore the hibernation chambers of long-extinct brown bears ursos arctos. Explore Europe’s largest rock garden - follow the trail up Aillwee Mountain and discover the ecological wealth and diversity that the Burren has to offer. Take a walk though the Hazel Wood, a working wood where the hazel trees are managed by a technique known as coppicing.www.aillweecave.ie
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