Author Archives: Chris Fogarty

Riverbank Cleanup 2019 takes place along banks of River Shannon at UL

Saturday last, 30th March, saw approximately 100 people on foot and 22 people in Kayaks show up to complete UL’s annual cleanup along the riverbank. The event itself was organised by the UL Environmental Committee and enjoyed support from a … Continue reading

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Earth Hour 8.30pm – 9.30pm Saturday 30th March 2019

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UL Woodland Management Programme

We operate an ongoing best practice woodland management programme. As part of our woodland management we coppice willow and other aggressive fast growing species that can dominate and take over a woodland environment. We need to offer the opportunity for … Continue reading

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The Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) visits UL

Yesterday, Tuesday March 26th, members of the UL Green Campus Committee, UL Environment Committee and UL Environmental Society were delighted to host a visit from Pramod Kumar Sharma, Senior Director of Education at the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE). Pramod … Continue reading

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UL Riverbank Clean Up Saturday March 30th, 11am – 1pm UL Boathouse

A Riverbank Cleanup will take place this Saturday coming 30th March. The meeting point is the UL Boathouse at 11am. For more on how last year’s event went, please click here

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Nature walk takes place at UL

Over 30 people turned up at lunchtime today to hear Seán Hartigan give a nature walk and talk along the riverbank at UL. Seán was ably assisted by moth expert Albert Nolan. The Cuckooflower or ‘Lady’s-Smock’ (centre) was spotted to … Continue reading

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UL Nature Walk , 25th March 2019, 1.05pm (starts from front of PESS)

In advance of our Annual River Bank Clean Up, UL EnviroCom are delighted to host a Lunch Time Nature Walk and Talk with local Naturalist Seán Hartigan on Monday March 25th  at 13:05 Our start point is the front steps … Continue reading

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