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Golden Eagles are faced with the threat of extinction in Ireland

The population of golden eagles in Ireland is in a “critical” situation and are facing starvation, according to the Golden Eagle Trust.   The Irish Wildlife Trust (IWT) is urging Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Simon Coveney and Fine Gael politician and the Minister for Arts, …

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Is cooperation the key?

The Convergence Festival, which this year explores the value of cooperatives in solving economic and social challenges, kicked off this week. Across the country events are being held where you can explore the methods and systems behind co-ops and the huge value they can have for society and the environment.

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Food Waste and Food Rescue

Food waste and food security are growing global issues. Every year a third of all food produced is wasted. According to the UN, if food waste was reduced by 25%, this would be enough to feed all those malnourished globally.

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Launch of new website: BioWeb.ie

Bioweb is a site designed and used by anyone with an interest in the natural world with focus on, students and graduates in environmental, zoological and botanical-related streams to promote their work and themselves.

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An Taisce questions filming of new Star Wars on Skelligs

An Taisce are seeking information on how the World Heritage Site Skellig Michael is being used for filming without the impact on the bird life and the environment being assessed. Last week, An Taisce The National Trust for Ireland wrote to Minister Heather Humphreys TD …