24th of August, 2016 Last Friday, 19th of August, the Irish NGO Crann- ‘Trees for Ireland’, held an event to raise awareness and get children involved in the planting process. Children from Dublin took part in the event. After tidying the site where the trees were to be planted, they had the opportunity to plant trees with Dale, a member of …
Opposition Mounts Against New Bee-killing Pesticide Awaiting Approval in IrelandView Post
To celebrate Heritage Week 2016, the Irish Peatlands Conservation Council (IPCC) are hosting a guided nature walk on Girley Bog, County Meath, this Sunday, 28th August.
Participants will enjoy the wonderful wildlife supported by this raised bog and the bog pools within it. Guides will help visitors to identify many of the plants and animals that are typical to this rare habitat, which is a designated Natural Heritage Area.
Time lapse cameras immortalise travel of seabirds from Skellig Michael to ArcticView Post
Environmental charity Global Action Plan are looking for someone to coordinate their environmental behaviour change programmes. The role of Programme Development Coordinator will work on a range of programmes delivered by the organisation to deliver, evaluate and improve the work they do.
Spectacular Dublin Bay Tern Roosting currently under wayView Post
OPINION: Forget GDP and adopt the Happy Planet Index!View Post
August 16th, 2016 Delays caused to a housing project in County Cork by Japanese Knotweed sparked calls last week for the establishment of a National Taskforce to tackle the invasive plant. The presence of the plant at a 56 unit social housing site at Beechgrove, Clonakilty, has led to delays in the €9 million project, driving up the costs of construction. Japanese Knotweed can …
15th of August, 2016 Starting this Saturday in Ireland, European Heritage Days will be celebrated during the whole week. Each year, every country selects a few days or a week during which citizens are welcomed to a large variety of cultural sites. This is the most celebrated cultural event in Europe and the perfect occasion to discover more about our …