News - biodiversity
Optimism that cross-border peatland project will get Shared Island Initiative support
The Taoiseach launched the Government's next phase of the project yesterday.Dec 10, 2021 13:12
Cavan councillor calls for 'key forestry' to be designated as 'non-commercial recreation forests'
Councillor Feeley also hit out at "the criminal fashion" in which some forestry in Cavan has been replanted.Nov 18, 2021 13:11
Decision on housing development in Cavan town put on hold
Friends of the Irish Environment said it would negatively impact the biodiversity of the area.Oct 20, 2021 13:10
Environmental group says proposed Cavan development is ignoring biodiversity emergency
The group says councillors voted to preserve the lough in the next County Development Plan, however that is still at a draft stage.Sep 15, 2021 13:09
Funding of €185,000 allocated to biodiversity project in Lough Sheelin catchment area
The works will include the installation of over 50 cattle drinkers and 5 kilometres of fencing along seven rivers in Cavan and Meath.Jun 18, 2021 15:06
Plans for biodiversity area in Carrickmacross park
Councillors heard of the plans today.Apr 26, 2021 17:04
Concern raised about the deterioration of water quality at Lough Sheelin due to algae bloom
Concern has been raised about the deterioration of water quality at Lough Sheelin as a result of algae bloom. The algae bloom, which prevents lightNov 19, 2020 16:11
Monaghan County Council has adopted a new strategic biodiversity and heritage plan for 2020 to 2025.
Monaghan County Council has adopted a new strategic biodiversity and heritage plan for 2020 to 2025. The plan will tackle biodiversity loss and ensure thereNov 15, 2020 09:11
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