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Blue Dot project will improve the environment and its water quality

A five-year pilot project recently launched under the IRD Duhallow rural development group will develop a farmer-focused approach to simultaneously supporting local agriculture and enhancing the freshwater environment. Working closely with farmers in the North Cork catchments of the Rivers Allow, Dalua and Owenanare - which are home to a variety of rare and protected species, including otter, salm...
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Ireland may face fines because of water treatment failings

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has warned that Ireland is not addressing wastewater deficiencies at a “fast enough pace”. The country is facing the threat of EU fines.  EPA director general Laura Burke made the comments as she faced questions from TDs at the Public Accounts Committee over water quality. Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane raised the EPA’s 2017 report and cited several damni...
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