Tag: animals

Signs and Portents

We’re half way between the Winter Solstice (21 December) and the Spring Equinox (20 March), but there are already plentiful signs of spring around. Our 365 photographers captured some of the best of Lisacul’s ‘nearly Spring’ biodiversity. Enjoy looking at them here, then get out for a walk over the weekend to see them up …

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365 Weeks 43 and 44

Hard frosts, mists and the occasional burst of sunshine and blue skies are giving our photographers lots of inspiration, even if the weather is not great for drying. We’ve had visitors to the parish too, and a new calf. And the whooper swans have come back.

365 Week 42

We may not have the answer to life, the universe and everything, but we have some great photos this week. Pets and other animals   Christmas preparations That election   Lisacul children Weather and the environment  

365 Week 41

It’s ninety-eight years since the Armistice that signalled the end of World War One. It’s two days since we woke to the results of the US presidential election. And we’re into the final three months of the 365 project which is, I hope, showing us that life goes on and core values endure.     …

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365 Week 35

We live in such a pretty place.

365 Week 32

Time to light the fires for autumn, but could you bear to disturb the fearful symmetry of the stack in one of this week’s pictures?

365 Week 29

An early 365 post this week with pictures that, like the season, are poised between summer and autumn. And pink.

365 Week 16 – Biodiversity

This week is all about the biodiversity (“bout the biodiversity, no pollution” as Meghan Trainor didn’t sing) and we’ve had some lovely pictures in to the 365 project. We’ve put them all up in a separate page, but here is a small selection and a conundrum: how are we going to pick just one for each day …

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What are YOU doing for Biodiversity Week?

Biodiversity Week runs from Saturday 14th May to Sunday 22nd May*. If you’re not sure, Lisacul’s Tidy Towns group will be delighted to help you with ideas.  To start you off here are some of the things planned so far: Fóróige will be building bug hotels using found material so that pollinators and other beneficial insects …

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Biodiversity Action

Lisacul’s Tidy Town group is putting together a biodiversity plan for the village and is looking for information from our community and voluntary groups about what each one contributes to the natural environment in Lisacul. Specifically, Tidy Towns needs a description of your group, when it was set up, what the membership is, and how you …

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