Join Irish Uplands Forum for weekly Zoom sessions, ending in National Heritage Week 2022.

Every Tuesday evening, 7.30-8.30pm, 12th July to 16th August, 2022.


Topic: Geology & Scenery in Ireland – perfect places for Recreation?

Speakers:

  • Dr Angela HayesUniversity of Limerick
  • Bryan Fennell, Rural Recreation Officer, Leitrim

Date: Tuesday 12th July | 7.30-8.30pm


Topic: An Ecological Vision for Uplands Biodiversity

Speakers: 

  • Padraig Fogarty Irish Wildlife Trust
  • Pat Dunne, Irish Farmers Association, Wicklow Uplands Council

Date: Tuesday 19th July | 7.30-8.30pm


Topic: Natural Heritage – the poor Relation?

Speakers:

  • Nuala Madigan, CEO, Irish Peatlands Conservation Council
  • Caitriona Douglas National Parks & Wildlife Service (NPWS)

Date: Tuesday 26th July | 7.30-8.30pm


Topic: The Future of Farming in the Uplands

Speakers:

  • Micheál McDonnell Farmer, Co Mayo INHFA
  • Dr Derek McLoughlin, Manager – Wild Atlantic Nature LIFE Programme

Date: Tuesday 2nd August | 7.30-8.30pm


Topic: Cultural Heritage of the Uplands: past and present

Speakers:

  • Frank Coyne, Aegis Archaeology
  • Breandán Ó Caoimh, Rural Geographer

Date: Tuesday 9th August | 7.30-8.30pm


Topic: Uplands Landscape Management – case studies from Northern Ireland and Cross-Border

Speakers:

  • Judith Annett, Countryside Consultancy
  • Caroline Marshall, Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB)

Date: Heritage Week, Tuesday16th August | 7.30-8.30pm


To register, please email [email protected]

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