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.
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 …
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 …
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 …
It’s that time of year again. Time to dig out the binoculars, find the comfiest chair and get in position by the window and watch out for those special visitors. No, I don’t mean Santa and the Reindeers, I mean our feathered friends. It’s Birdwatch Time! Birdwatch Ireland need to hear from you how many …