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Irish Cycling Campaign

Our mission is to celebrate, advocate for, encourage and enable everyday cycling as a means of travel and as a […]

Documentary feature film ‘LANUGO’ – Irish Film Institute, Temple Bar, Dublin

Documentary feature film ‘LANUGO’ – Irish Film Institute, Temple Bar, Dublin ‘LANUGO’ The Great Grey Seal / 100 Years 100 […]

Global Action Plan are launching a new water conservation programme for schools

Water Explorer, is a fun, inspiring and educational online initiative to engage schools in 11 countries in understanding how water affects lives, and […]

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BirdWatch Ireland seeks Sensitivity Mapping Project Officer

BirdWatch Ireland carries out a range of policy & advocacy work focussed on birds, their habitats and wider biodiversity which […]

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At last, some justice for the largest animals on earth

The Environmental Pillar welcomes the decision of the United Nation’s International Court of Justice, which has just announced its ruling […]

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Converting by-products to biofuel will deliver jobs – if a stronger policy framework is put in place

Converting by-products to biofuel, particularly residues from agriculture, forestry and food processing, can deliver a significant jobs boost, but only […]

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Save Water. Save Money!

As water metres are being installed throughout County Kildare the Bog of Allen Nature Centre, Lullymore would like to share […]

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How forestry grants could reduce river floods – a Q and A with Tony Lowes

This Q and A article appeared in the Irish Examiner on 13 February 2014.  Pay upland farmers forestry grants instead […]

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Ministerial talk of climate change must lead to action

Recent extreme weather can prompt a national conversation 7 February 2014: Friends of the Earth has welcomed the public discussion […]

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Hop To It: a nationwide survey seeks information about the princes of ponds

Popping up in more and more private garden ponds as well as in their traditional habitats of streams, bogs and […]

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World Wetlands Day

On the 2nd of February each year World Wetlands Day is celebrated. This day marks the date of the adoption of the […]

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Ireland’s natural heritage – a new 100 year study; The Rothschild Reserves in Ireland: 1914-2014

A new study examining the history of iconic places in Ireland, identified as potential nature reserves by conservationist Charles Rothschild […]

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Chance to turn around the poor status of our marine environment

The Irish Wildlife Trust (IWT) has made a submission to the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) Article 19 Report published […]

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Invitation to launch of Coastwatch Autumn 2013 Survey Results

You are warmly invited to join Coastwatch and Minister Phil Hogan in launching the Coastwatch Autumn 2013 All Ireland Survey […]

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The Sustainable Water Network requires a researcher or research team for two desk-based research projects

The Sustainable Water Network (SWAN) requires a researcher or research team for two desk-based research projects as follows: 1.      Aquaculture […]

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From Dippers to Lampreys- Wildlife in Wicklow’s Rivers

Hear about the results of a recent study of Wicklow’s rivers organised by the Heritage Office of Wicklow County Council. […]

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Celebrating Coastal Nature

A guided beach walk to explore our local marine biodiversity. Wild food: ID, collect & use. Followed by Nature songs. […]

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Revised Solvents Regulations and Decorative Paints Regulations

From an EPA press release, 7/2/2013: Revised regulations on decorative paints and solvents were published on January 1st 2013. Re-sprayers […]