Introduction to marine invertebrates – workshop: Sat 16th May, Sandycove

Hi Coastwatchers,  The National biodiversity Data Centre are offering a workshop ‘introduction to marine invertebrates’ to take place in Sandycove, Dublin on Saturday 16th May in association with Seasearch Ireland. It could be really good for those thinking of going into marine science area .. To register for the workshop visit http://www.biodiversityireland.ie/events/ (€20 registration fee) […]

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25 and 26 April 2015: Coastwatch Blue Info Days in Co. Wexford

Hi all, On Saturday, 25 April and Sunday, 26 April 2015 we are holding Coastwatch’s Blue Info Days in Co. Wexford. This is a joint event with Wexford County Council and Citclops partners. Please see this link to register: Coastwatch’s Blue Info Days in Co. Wexford Here is the program: PROGRAMME BLUE INFO DAYS This is […]

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Aquaculture and balloon waste presentations at Coastwatch 2014 EP event on March 20th

Hi all, Here are links to two presentations at the parallel sessions: Coastwatch results 2014 aquaculture waste presentation Coastwatch results 2014 balloon waste presentation

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Press Release: CLIMATE CHANGE RELEVANT RESULTS OF THE AUTUMN 2014 COASTWATCH SURVEY TO BE LAUNCHED BY NESSA CHILDERS MEP

CLIMATE CHANGE RELEVANT RESULTS OF THE AUTUMN 2014 COASTWATCH SURVEY TO BE LAUNCHED BY NESSA CHILDERS MEP PRESS Release Coastwatch results 2014 EP event March 20th

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REGISTER HERE : March 20th Coastwatch Survey Launch, European Parliament Offices in Dublin!

Final March 20 2015 coastwatch workshopand results launch progHi all, on March 20th we are having our Coastwatch survey launch in the European Parliament Offices in Dublin. Please click here to register: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/coastwatch-2014-survey-results-launch-registration-tickets-16105526062 More details available here: http://nessachilders.ie/2015/03/10/seminar-addressing-climate-change-issues-facing-our-coast/ Many thanks to Bronwen Maher at Nessa Childers’ office for creating this. Here is a document  with more […]

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Citclops surveys 2015: Bathing Water, Water Transparency, Water Colour

Hi, here are links to some Citclops surveys. The first link is the questionnaire featuring all 3 surveys in one questionnaire (four pages long), and the next 3 links are the individuals surveys (one page each). CITCLOPS QUESTIONNAIRE 2015 (3-in-1): http://goo.gl/forms/zVeEzHZXk5 BATHING WATER (individual): http://goo.gl/forms/q0R2Zs6pyt WATER TRANSPARENCY (individual): http://goo.gl/forms/I3NvZrqdHH WATER COLOUR (individual): http://goo.gl/forms/pNGrpdO9ID

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Ramsar World Wetland Day 2015 at Bull Island

Ramsar World Wetland Day 2015 at Bull Island: Fifth year biology and geography students from Newtown School in Waterford enjoyed a day out at both Trinity College and the beautiful Bull Island on this year’s Ramsar World Wetland Day. While visiting Bull Island, they learned more about the UNESCO Biosphere site and took a look […]

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World Wetlands Day Photo Contest, closing date 2 March 2015

Here are details of a photo contest for World Wetlands Day, photos to be taken between 2 February and 2 March 2015: http://www.worldwetlandsday.org/photo-contest

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Comment on Draft Republic of Ireland Regional Waste Management Plans 2015 – 2021

Hi Coastwatchers There is a chance to comment on plans for regional waste management in Ireland for the next 6 years. These plans will be legally binding like county development plans and hence really important. One Coastwatch leg is always stuck in waste – from surveying., reporting to halting and even causing removal after illegal […]

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Rare young Kemps Ridley Marine Turtle found in Donegal

RARE YOUNG KEMPS RIDLEY MARINE TURTLE FOUND IN DONEGAL

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