Tag Archives: Biodiversity

UL’s Kayak Club and Environmental Society receive National Tidy Towns Award

Limerick Tidy Towns Chairperson Helen O’Donnell visited UL today to present the UL Kayak Club and UL Environmental Society with their Water and Communities Runner Up  Award 2018 today. The award was presented in recognition of their contribution to successive … Continue reading

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UI Greenmetric Chairperson visits UL

On Friday 12th last, Prof Riri Fitri Sari (Chairperson of the UI Green Metric since 2010) made the University of Limerick her first stop when visiting Ireland for the 5th International Workshop on UI Greenmetric Rankings (held in UCC). Prof … Continue reading

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UL Switches off for Earth Hour 2019

Last Saturday, March 30th, was a busy day for sustainability action on campus. After a busy morning undertaking the  2019 Riverbank Cleanup it was back to UL for 8.30pm to mark Earth Hour 2019. This year the campus community was asked … Continue reading

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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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