Snakelock anemone

Snakelock anemone sitting in Fingal rock pools. She has made a recent arrival with warming waters. Her pink tentacle tips are like solar panels that provide energy from sunlight. She is hosting symbiotic algae. The sight of her crowned our World Environment Day. It reminded Isaac of its culinary use from the south of Spain.

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The Story of Seaweed Molly

The Story of Seaweed Molly Karin and Linda are at 1.40!

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International Biodiversity Day 2014- Coastwatch posters

They Saw Seashells on the Seashore And then it became a Coastwatch Poster PLEASE PARTICIPATE IN FINISHING IT International Biodiversity Day 2014 has an island biodiversity theme – see . Coastwatchers went on a fieldtrip taking in Ringsend, Bull island and Malahide shores on May 20th and 22nd with a group taking the ‘ Biodiversity […]

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Survey follow up and MSFD litter

Follow up work by Coastwatcher group in Roaring water Bay

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Integrating the Delivery of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive and other Environmental Law

Integrating the Delivery of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive and other Environmental Law  UCC Law conf Karin Dubsky MSFD

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Thursday 10 April: Aquaculture, OPW Flood Conference

Coastwatch invited to participate in the 2 day European Commission Aquaculture guideline for good practice workshop in Dublin and to give a short presentation on good practice. Any examples v welcome. Please email Karin directly kdubsky@coastwatch.org Coastwatchers are participating in the OPW Flood conference (www.opw.ie/en/latestnews/articleheading,30519,en.html) in Dublin Castle. Hopefully this will be the taster for […]

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Meetings coming up for Coastwatch

Coastwatch is attending the BIM aquaculture meeting at Aviva Stadium on Wednesday 2 April BIM Aviva Also participating in the Marine Litter forum (Marisco) at the Morrison Hotel Marisco meeting On Thursday, Coastwatch is presenting at the annual Environmental Law conference at UCC. Environmental Law conference at UCC On Monday 7th April at 10 am, […]

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Marine Protected Areas Conference

Marine Protected Areas Conference, 24th March 2014

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HOPE Conference

GEOTA Portugal and Ireland meet at HOPE Conference (Healthy Oceans Productive Ecosystems), Brussels 3-4 March 2014

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Coastwatch results 2013

Tuesday January 7th 2014 Dublin TCD Museum Building M21 from 11 – 4pm and Thursday 9th January 2014 (Dublin venue tbc) small Coastwatch results discussion, implication and planning meetings. We will go through results and relate these to government policy, EU law as it effects Ireland North and South.  We welcome all Coastwatchers and need […]

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