Irish Ocean Literacy Network delighted to attend the European Maritime Day Conference 2021

At the heart of European Maritime Day is a 2-day conference, which will take place this year on the 21st and 22nd of May. High level plenary sessions including inspirational speakers and leadership exchanges  and stakeholders’ workshops attract delegates and…

IWDG Launch Ireland’s Blubber Book; Flukes Junior Vol 1 an educational resource for primary school children

The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group advocate for a better understanding of cetaceans and their habitats through education and research. We believe that the first step in becoming an ocean literate and informed society, starts with our youngest citizens. We…

Explorers Primary school joins international experts and leaders for Climate Action Day

Primary school students from St. Augustine's N.S. Clontuskert, from County Galway that had taken part in the Explorers Education Programme, recently joined more than 30,000 teachers and students from over 135 countries, along with world leaders and environmental experts including…

Neptunus Project looking to collaborate with seafood and aquaculture companies in Ireland

The project, NEPTUNUS, looks at developing datasets which can be used in the formation of an eco-label for seafood and aquaculture products using a life cycle assessment (LCA) approach (one of the better known aspects of LCA is the carbon footprint).…