Heritage Bill will make more serious gorse fires ‘inevitable’, says Green Party

Passage of the Heritage Bill into law would lead to more serious gorse fires like those that wreaked havoc across the county this month,...

A number of this weekend’s fires started deliberately, Coillte confirms

May 8th, 2017 A number of the fires which raged across the country over the weekend were started deliberately, Coillte confirmed this afternoon. The forestry company said...

Irish Community Living Unconference Series : Cork, Galway and Dublin

May 8th, 2017 The Irish Community Living Unconferences are a series of 1-day events for those interested in the areas of Community Living, Co-operative Housing...

Environmental group to launch legal action over plans for new Dublin Airport runway under...

May 8th, 2017 Friends of the Irish Environment (FIE) have sought a judicial review of Fingal County Council’s decision to extend planning permission for the...

Burren LIFE programme shortlisted in Top 5 Nature & Biodiversity category – Two days...

May 8th, 2017 The Burren Life Programme has been shortlisted as one of the top five projects in the Nature & Biodiversity category. The European...

Wave of gorse fires cause devastation across the island of Ireland

May 8th, 2017 A wave of gorse fires over the weekend has caused devastation across the island of Ireland, including the burning down of the...

Clean Air is not a Choice

Action on air pollution needed for public health and quality of life in Ireland.Ireland faces growing breaches of World Health Organisation(WHO) air pollution standards,...

An Taisce Seeks Further Assurances and Clarifications on Proposed Works to National Museum

This week, An Taisce raised a number of issues with the Office of Public Works regarding the proposed occupation of part of the National...

Join us at our Revisioning Day

Dear Member, As we approach our 70th anniversary An Taisce is going through a process of renewal. Declining incomes, an ageing membership and the...

Green Party and ISPCA call for animal welfare to be included in education syllabus

May 6th, 2017 The Green Party and the Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals have called on the Government to introduce an...

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