Join us to celebrate our sea on World Oceans Day!

Coastwatchers and friends who aren’t yet… Join us to celebrate our sea on World Oceans Day! Catch it at dawn before 5 am, any time of day or as the evening sets around 10 pm. If you are going, could you also bring something back? We are looking for information on how a feature you […]

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Invite to Seagrass and Climate Change event

Coastwatchers keep the date: June 29th 2022  from 10 a.m. til 2 p.m. in Trinity College Dublin. We are delighted  that Eamon Ryan TD Minister for Environment, Climate and Communications will launch our seagrass  campaign 2021 results and spring 2022 updates in context of Climate change.  Agenda with workshop and registration form to follow.

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World Wetlands Day & Seagrass Workshop videos

We are pleased to share the videos from the World Wetlands Day & Seagrass Workshop, held on February 2nd, where international speakers will presented the latest biodiversity and climate change research and policy, providing the frame to explore next steps for locating, protecting and restoring seagrass. During the event, Coastwathers also presented their case studies […]

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Coastwatch Autumn Shore Survey 2021 results launched by Minister Darragh O Brien TD

Today 27th December 2021 an overview of Coastwatch citizen scientist autumn shore survey results from 710 sites  around Ireland are being launched by Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage Mr. Darragh O’ Brien T.D. The minister had braved the winter weather on the Malahide shore a few days earlier for a first meeting with […]

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Meeting with Minister Darragh O Brien TD on the Malahide Estuary

On Friday 17th December 2021  a Coastwatch delegation met Minister Darragh O Brien in the Malahide estuary. This was to give the Minister a preview of the Coastwatch autumn survey 2021 ‘high and low lights’ and consider some of the key asks the group had agreed in a seagrass workshop 2 days earlier. Please, read […]

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Survey 2020 Biodiversity Results with Urban and MSP focus

Please join us on Saturday 27th March from 5–6.30pm for the Coastwatch Survey 2020 Biodiversity Results with Urban and Marine Spatial Planning Focus for the island of Ireland.   JOIN ZOOM MEETING – Sat 5pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82448327448?pwd=dysrWHNFc2FGOU12YVdyOTNzbDdydz09 Meeting ID: 824 4832 7448 Passcode: 817211 One tap mobile +35312408941,,82448327448#,,,,*817211# Ireland   AGENDA 4.50pm: Zoom opens 5.00pm: Welcome all […]

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Coastwatch Zoom with Minister of State Pippa Hackett

As COVID level 5 restrictions rumble on into spring, a 2 part Coastwatch ‘Biodiversity in rural areas’ zoom meeting took place on March 6th 2021 with 78 people registered and 59 logged on. In Part 1, open to the public we welcomed several farmers. After a power point presentation of Coastwatch autumn 2020 survey results […]

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The videos of the Nature and Biodiversity survey lauch are available!

On Sunday 7th of June we launched our Nature and Climate Shore Survey  (http://coastwatch.org/europe/biodiversity-week-survey/). The event was hosted on Zoom by Maurice Murphy (Coastwatch Kerry and  Qmeeto Software). Karin Dubsky (Coastwatch Director) started by presenting the pilot Nature and Climate survey with some of the photos taken by surveyors: Grace O Sullivan (MEP) officially launched […]

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Virtual Launch of the Coastwatch Nature and Climate Shore Survey

We would like to invite you to the Virtual Launch of the Coastwatch Nature and Climate Shore Survey on the eve of World Oceans Day. We’ve set up a  Zoom meeting for the occasion: Time: Jun 7, 2020 05:00 PM Dublin Join Zoom Meeting: https://us04web.zoom.us/j/72570288734?pwd=UnRPYStyTk5BQUtIUys3WWdybG5rdz09 Meeting ID: 725 7028 8734 Password: 3DrNRn The agenda of […]

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