Category Archives: Environment

It’s Happy Earth Day – Enjoy

Love this song Happy Earth Day 22/4/2016  

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BioOne Online Journals

Title: BioOne Online Journals Author: BioOne Full Text & Source:    http://www.bioone.org/action/showPublications?type=byAlphabet The Internet, Online, 29/6/2015 Sample Text: BioOne Complete is BioOne’s aggregation of more than 180 high quality, subscribed and open-access titles focused in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.  For … Continue reading

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“A savage is not the one who lives in the forest but the one who destroys it.”.

A savage is not the one who lives in the forest but the one who destroys it.” Unknown Out of all those millions and millions of planets floating around there in space, this is our planet, this is our little … Continue reading

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Love This – People Were So Frustrated With Potholes They Took Action – They Planted Them With Flowers !!

They filled the potholes with flowers!!! ha.lol

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Smile Exchange Cork

Potential exchanges are identified through networking events, an online exchange … Macroom Environmental Industrial Park Ltd Bowl Road Macroom Co. Cork Website: http://www.smileexchange.ie/ SMILE Resource Exchange is a free service for businesses that encourages the exchanging of resources between its … Continue reading

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Recycling Tips

Title: Recycling Tips Author: REPAK Full Text & Source: http://www.recyclemore.ie/recycling-tips The Internet, Online, 16/3/2015 Sample Text: Deciding what can be recycled: Click here for the answer To recycle everything you have sorted and put aside, check that all items can … Continue reading

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Last year’s World Happiness Report from the United Nations ranked Denmark the happiest nation on Earth

Title: What Copenhagen can teach the world Author: BBC Travel Full Text & Source: http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20120412-travelwise-what-copenhagen-can-teach-the-world The Internet, Online, 11/3/2015 Sample Text While Denmark’s capital may not be perfect, its successes in sustainability and liveability provide teaching points for metropolises across … Continue reading

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Sunrooms And Sunspaces

Title: Sunrooms and Sunspaces Author: Ireland, Dept.Of Environment Full Text and Source: http://energy.gov/energysaver/articles/sunrooms-and-sunspaces The Internet, 18/8/2014 Abstract: Sunspaces serve three main functions — they are a source of auxiliary heat, they provide space to grow plants, and they are pleasant … Continue reading

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Planning Laws Ireland

Title: Planning Laws Ireland Author: Ireland, Dept. Of Environment Full Text And Source http://www.environ.ie/en/DevelopmentHousing/PlanningDevelopment/Planning/PlanningLegislation-Overview/PlanningRegulations/ Planning leaflets full text online http://www.environ.ie/en/DevelopmentHousing/PlanningDevelopment/Planning/PlanningLeaflets/ Leaflets on the planning system are available in PDF format below. •PL1 – A Guide to Planning Permission (pdf, 242kb) … Continue reading

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The Irish Storms…Global Warming

The Recent Storms by Annette J Dunlea Since December we have suffered storm after storm. As the country recovers from the storms that battered the entire island, local authorities are facing tens of millions in clean-up and repair costs for … Continue reading

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The Recent Floods

The Floods: Some Advice To Stay Safe By Annette J Dunlea We will remember Christmas 2013 as the Christmas Cork almost drowned. Morrissons Island and Sharman Crawford St were closed some mornings and Wandesford Quay remained impassable for days on … Continue reading

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Crosshaven Waste Prevention

Crosshaven: A Waste Development Plan Proposal by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 20th April 2013 p.16 Crosshaven badly needs a waste development plan.This is about minimizing the amount of waste we produce, eliminating landfill and maximising waste … Continue reading

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Crosshaven Community Swings Into Action

Crosshaven Community Swings Into Action by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 13th April 2013 p.18 The Crosshaven village is located in a scenic area with views of Currabinny Wood, and Cork Harbour, which has been capitalised by … Continue reading

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sustainability and gardening

Originally posted on From Ridley Field:
Whether you choose to grow a pot of herbs on a sunny kitchen window or raise as much of your own food as possible, there is nothing like the feeling that comes from providing…

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Beautiful and Educational National Geographical Blogs

National Geographic Blogs http://www.nationalgeographic.com/ng-blogs/ Daily writings, photos, and videos from National Geographic’s explorers, scientists, adventurers, and staff. Travel & Adventure National Geographic Channels News & Information Environment National Geographic Magazine Science Kids Sample Blog Moby Shares Pictures As Well As … Continue reading

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Ireland Building Regulations

Online at: http://www.environ.ie/en/TGD/ Introduction  Current Technical Guidance Documents and Supporting Documentation Full List of Technical Guidance Documents 1997 – 2012 Part L Supplementary Documents Part D Compliance Introduction The Technical Documents, commonly known as TGD’s give guidance on how to … Continue reading

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Recycling And Composting

Recycling And Composting  by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper 23rd June 2012 p.11 We all know that recycling our household and business waste saves us money and it is good for the environment too.Yet there is more to … Continue reading

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Water Saving Tips

Water Saving Tips by Annette J Dunlea Published In The Carrigdhoun Newspaper  5th May 2012 p.9 Ireland is traditionally associated with an abundance of water and we rarely stop to think of just how much water we use. Water charges … Continue reading

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Septic Tanks Inspection ROI

Septic Tank Inspections By EU Directive by Annette J Dunlea A septic tank is a key component of the septic system, a small-scale sewage treatment system common in areas with no connection to main sewage pipes provided by local governments … Continue reading

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Planning Permission

Planning Permission in Ireland by Annette J Dunlea The Irish planning code is made up of both primary and secondary legislation i.e. Acts and Regulations. The framework is set out in the Planning and Development Acts 2000-2006 and the detail … Continue reading

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