Winning Images – Biodiversity Photographer of the Year 2018

Publication: The Irish Times

Annual awards of the Irish Environmental Network celebrates National Biodiversity Week.

To see the 2018 finalists and winners, click here!


Biodiversity week: ‘Natural world should be protected for all our benefit’

Publication: The Irish Times

National Biodiversity Week which continues until Saturday, is a celebration of Ireland’s native flowers, trees, insects, animals and birds.

Environmentalist Éanna Ní Lamhna says it infuriates her when people say “biodiversity” is hard to understand…

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Cherishing the diverse treasure of natural world

Publication: The Independent

Kerry’s myriad natural wonders are the focus of a week-long celebration starting on Saturday – and it promises something for everyone.

From the birds of the air and sea to the elusive mammals of our woods and fields to all manner of dazzling insect and plantlife, Biodiversity Week will be looking at seemingly every last facet of the natural world in Kerry, with the emphasis on reminding all of us of just what a treasure trove of delicate biology exists right on our doorstep…

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Irish Times view on Biodiversity Week

Publication: The Irish Times

It is fitting that National Biodiversity Week opens on Saturday with, among a wealth of other attractive and family-friendly events across the country, a tour of Abbeyleix Bog.

The Abbeyleix Bog Project has shown how local community awareness and action can help shift the policy of a powerful corporation towards protecting our environment…

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Five ways to become a Citizen Scientist during National Biodiversity Week 2017

Publication: The Green News

Ireland’s National Biodiversity Week is nearly upon us!

Over the course of ten days –  19th – 28th May 2017 – over 50 free events will be taking place all across the country celebrating Ireland’s diverse species and natural habitats.

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National Biodiversity Week to kick off in the midlands this weekend

Publication: Agriland

National Biodiversity Week is set to kick off this weekend to draw attention to Ireland’s diverse species and natural habitats and their role in maintaining a healthy environment.

Organised by the Irish Environmental Network, over 50 free events will take place across the country over the course of nine days (May 19 – 27)…

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Explore the Coast on National Biodiversity Week (19th – 28th May)

Publication: CoastMonkey

Explore the wonders of the Irish coast with National Biodiversity Week which starts on Friday 19th and runs until the 28th May.

The nine-day event sees 50 free events taking place all around the country to explore, educate and motivate people to take an interest and protect the nature that surrounds us.

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Biodiversity photography competition

Publication: NewsFour

Ireland’s National Biodiversity week kicks off this Friday 19th May with over 50 free events taking place across the country, celebrating Ireland’s diverse species and natural habitats.

From bat walks and urban beekeeping to whale watching and eco-village tours, there will be no shortage of activities, with all events free of charge, and most suitable for children.

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