A number of surveys have been carried out on the woodlands and associated lands adjacent. They are in chronological order with the most recent at the top.

A survey to assess the woodlands and associated semi-natural habitats at Rathcoole, Co. Dublin

This ecological survey, by Rory Hodd, was commissioned by the Four Districts Woodland Habitat Group and carried out in August 2021, covering the Woodlands area, the adjacent lands earmarked for the GAA and Dept of Education, as well as the wildflower meadow in Rathcoole Peoples Park.

Survey Site, Rathcoole, Co. Dublin – Wintering Bird Report

This wintering bird survey, by JBA Ecologists, was commissioned by South Dublin County Council and carried out between December 2020 and March 2021, covering the Woodlands area and adjacent lands as above.