Help needed for King’s College London research on marine conservation in the Irish Sea, and Carlingford Lough.

Carlingford Lough is a multiple-designation marine protected area (MPA). Through its designated status as both a Special Area of Conservation (EU Habitats Directive) and a Special Protection Area (EU Birds Directive), it is part of the Natura 2000 network of…

National Awareness Campaign launched promoting responsible behaviour outdoors to combat increase in littering

Love This Place, Leave No Trace — Government of Ireland in partnership with Leave No Trace Ireland call for the public to care for our countryside, follow the Leave No Trace principles and protect and preserve our land Pic: Cliodhna Ni…

Take part in a Free online lesson in Sustainability while contributing to Sustainability Education Research with NUIG

Would you like to take part in a free informative online lesson in sustainability, and, by participating, also contributing to valuable research in how best to teach sustainability? If so, IOLN member Caroline Brennan, a PhD Researcher in the School…

AQUATAP-ES – understanding how the ecosystem services concept is considered in decision making.

Dr. Kathryn Schoenrock-Rossiter, who is a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Zoology, the Ryan Institute, NUI Galway is looking for your help for a project she is currently working on called AQUATAP-ES. AQUATAP-ES is trying to understand how the…

Irish Ocean Literacy Network delighted to be invited to be a founding member of The EU4Ocean Platform

The first meeting on the EU4Ocean Platform took place on the 18 June 2020 with more than 90 participants from different sectors and backgrounds, following the launch of the EU4Ocean Coalition by Virginijus Sinkevičius, Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries, on World…

Community Based Social Marketing Course, with renowned Environmental Psychologist, Dr Doug McKenzie-Mohr

Members of the Irish Ocean Literacy Network were delighted to be amongst almost 100 participants, who attended the workshop organised by Aqua TT and NUIG, specifically adapted to supporting sustainable change in Ireland.  Attendees of this virtual course included representatives…