Saxifraga hirculus L. has encountered a sharp decrease in the previous century all through the EU. Subsequently it has will be has been recorded as a Red Databook animal groups in Ireland and is an undermined plant of European intrigue (EU Habitats Directive attach 2). The point of this venture is to examine the protection science of S. hirculus in Ireland. The task will look at the populace structures and status, populace hereditary qualities and clonal spread utilizing AFLP, and regenerative science of S. hirculus, which in Ireland is confined to flushes in cover swamps in Co. Mayo and in Antrim (Northern Ireland). This will give the benchmark data on the plants current status and necessities in Ireland. Because of these examinations appropriate checking strategies will be created and a populace feasibility investigation embraced, with a general point of delivering an administration anticipate the animal varieties in Ireland. Starting field work has officially found a few settlements not beforehand noted in the Irish Republic.