A hen harrier in flight. File  photograph: Thinkstock

Hen harrier numbers in Ireland are continuing to decline, according to the results of a new survey. The number of breeding pairs has also declined e(...)

Barn owls feed almost exclusively on small mammals, making them susceptible to consuming contaminated rodents.

The unrestricted use of rat and mice poisons is having a catastrophic effect on Ireland’s barn owl population.A study of owl carcasses, collected over(...)