Coastwatch survey extended to Sunday 20th October

The island of Ireland Coastwatch survey has been extended to Sunday 20th Oct 2013. The weekend spring tides provide a last opportunity: ‣to explore rarely exposed lowest shores and discover wonderful native species ‣take an extra look at shores near harbours and aquaculture installations to check for invasive alien species ‣note locations where sea and […]

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Coastwatch Survey 2013 — Ireland is now underway

Please click on the Coastwatch Survey Unit Map (designed by Angel Duarte) here. You can zoom in and chose a survey area to look at in detail before you go on the shore. Note & Request for the Irish coast North and South: The Irish Coast N and S is now fully digitised and coded. The mapping is much […]

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Coastwatch Survey 2012 — 25th Anniversary

[h4][focus_color]Coastwatch Survey[/focus_color] 2012[/h4] What’s involved: walking a chosen piece of coast – we call it ‘‘survey unit‘ – once around low tide, eyes peeled for lots of information set out in the questionnaire and noting down your observations. Water quality tests may be used to check out the quality of streams and other inflows. Information you gather is […]

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