We are so excited to be holding a talk with Dr. Rory Harrington of VESI International on Friday May 20th at 12 noon. Rory has an eminent history of scholarship in this area, with two forestry degrees and a PhD. He has attended the renowned Yale School of Forestry and has had a long andContinue reading “Trees and Woodlands on the Farm – Join us for a Biodiversity Week with Dr. Rory Harrington”
Swords Woodland Association with Swords Tidy Towns and many local schools and their communities have been planting as part of our project at this site since November 2019. This was our first week of mass planting, when we planted 30,000 native saplings nationwide with the participation of the Tree Council of Ireland and Science FoundationContinue reading “Join us for a Walk and Weed!”
Timber homes could help alleviate housing crisis, say foresters (via @IrishTimes) https://www.irishtimes.com/business/construction/timber-homes-could-help-alleviate-housing-crisis-say-foresters-1.4875901
WE ARE MAKING ANOTHER FILM TOMORROW! So exciting. I went looking for my key messages and found this testimonial I wrote for Aileen O Meara who has been a great help to me. Unfortunately she is not around this week, busy elsewhere or I would be asking her to work out the key messages withContinue reading “What do YOU think?”
https://www.iforut.ie/# Check out this great organization. I found it helping a business wanting to buy a forest!
Thanks to Teagasc for putting on these recreational walks – I love walking in the woods do you? https://www.teagasc.ie/crops/forestry/news/2022/forest-recreation-walks-2022.php
https://foreststrategy.consultation.ie/en/surveys?fbclid=IwAR3ANYmEqXm88I-ZLEqiOc3OQqhtPMaggjMCBi0o1rnxnZs1mWwD8PkthiM We sent in some thoughts…what do you think? We didn’t get a copy of the survey but fortunately I kept a lot of the answers if you want to guess the questions… I’d like to see Ireland have more forests because…(tell us if we missed a few! ) They capture carbon They clean theContinue reading “Today is deadline to have your say on Forestry Strategy”
https://iwt.ie/event/biodiversity-walk-st-annes-park/?instance_id=235 Yes!!! I’ll be there!!!