The programme seeks to re-establish a viable self-sustaining breeding population of red kites in the east Ireland after an absence of over 200 years.
The main financial sponsors of the Red Kite Project are
- The Dept. of the Environment, Heritage and Local Government
- The Heritage Council
- The Fingal LEADER Partnership through the Rural Development Programme 2007 - 2013
We would also like to acknowledge the support of Coillte, KPMG, Greenstar Ireland, Fingal County Council, AOL Monster Help Day, RSPB (NI), Birdwatch Ireland (Fingal Branch), Irish Raptor Study Group, Fingal Conservation Volunteers and Burren Bird of Prey Centre.