News

Crockbrack Wind Farm gets planning

Approval has been given by An Bord Pleanįla for a two turbine wind farm at Crockbrack, Inishowen, County Donegal. Wetland Surveys Ireland carried out extensive bird surveys at the site and prepared an assessment of potential impacts on birds in both the winter and breeding seasons.


Wetland Map of Ireland Update

Wetland MapUpdated information on many sites in Monaghan and Louth has been added to Wetland Map of Ireland based on the 2012 wetland surveys of these two counties. 

A condsiderable number of new sites are also displayed in counties Clare and Kildare. The Kildare data is based on survey undertaken during 2012 and a review of publsihed literature and reports giving information on wetlands in the county. 

The Wetland Map of Ireland now displays a total of 2278 sites and their associated information. Additional sites and information will shortly be uploaded for County Wicklow. 

If you have a site that you feel should be displayed on the map or have more information on a wetland why not send on the information..... 

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