conserve ireland
liost of Irish Mammals
American mink
Bank vole
Black rat
Brown hare
Brown long eared bat
Brown rat
Common pipistrelle
Common seal
Daubenton’s bat
Fallow deer
Feral goat
Grey seal
Grey squirrel
House mouse
Irish hare
Irish stoat
Leisler’s bat
Lesser horse shoe bat
Nathusius’ pipistrelle
Natterer’s bat
Pine marten
Pygmy shrew
Red deer
Red fox
Red squirrel
Sika deer
Soprano pipistrelle
Whiskered bat
Wood mouse





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