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Enviro – 11th December 2017

On this edition of Enviro: John introduced the program by relating some important happenings including the fact that : The red squirrels of Lisnagra woods in Co. Donegal(0n the Derry Donegal border) have won out and a road which would have damaged their ...

Enviro – 4th December 2017

On this edition of Enviro the team discuss: Geoengineering: The program made reference to an article supplied by Philip Fahey one of our listeners-Climate Engineering is Planetary Omnicide by Dane Wigington-Quote:  “this has been going on for 70 years ...

Lifeline: Interview Joe Dunne, Director of VIP E Cigarette

With 19 people a day dying of smoking related illnesses, he is asking why health authorities in Ireland are not promoting e-cigarettes as a smoking cessation aid, while in the UK Cancer UK, ASH UK and the NHS support and advise smokers to try and use ...

Enviro – 20th November 2017

Part 1  SEAN O’FARRELL PRIMARY SCHOOL SCIENCES Cloncannon Biofarm is a Certified Discover Primary Science Centre (a National Certification by Science Foundation Ireland). The Reference to Maths and Primary Schools relates to Cloncannon Biofarm being ...

Enviro – 10th November 2017

On this Edition of Enviro the Team discuss Hemp and its uses  The first part of the Enviro program contained an interview with Brian Houlihan  who curates the Dublin Hemp Museum located at the Hemp Store 165 Capel Street Dublin. John introduced him ...

Enviro – 23rd of October 2017

On this Episode of  Enviro, the Enviro team discuss: The fate of our bees: The use of systemic insecticides especially neonicotinoid and fungicides are putting the bee populations the pollinators at risk. Seeds are now coated with these before planting, ...

Enviro- 9th October 2017

This edition of Enviro contained two interviews and explained aspect of several important issues and contained discussion between the interviewees. INTERVIEW ONE: AFRICA Guest speaker Felix Daramola of Afroirish. This interview presented Felix Daramola’s ...

Enviro – 2nd October 2017

On this edition of Enviro: We looked at a number of newspapers to see what were good news and bad news items, environmentally. Which gave rise to wide ranging discussions on these topics. Bad news: Curlews face extinction due to loss of habitat through ...

Enviro-25th September 2017

On this edition of Enviro: Joe and Jennifer interview Spanish landscape and wildlife artist Jose Yague to discuss his wolf project. Joe and Jennifer also have a discussion on should we return to celebrating the old feasts: SAMHAIN, WINTER AND SUMMER ...

Enviro-18th September 2017

On this weeks show we talk about:  The importance of ‘International Peace Day’ on Thursday 21 September 2017 and everyone should do something to promote peace. The Zika Virus which has been identified in 75 countries and has reached epidemic ...

Enviro – 11th September 2017

Heroes for Nature On this edition of Enviro: We referred to an article “Passion and Persistence in Nature’s Cause” in current issue of “Resurgence and Ecologist” sent to Enviro by Philip Fahy one of our regular listeners resident ...

Enviro – 4th September 2017

On this edition of Enviro: John Haughton and Jennifer Brady gave UPDATES on the save Fairview Trees campaign. The question was asked “is this new cycle way plan really needed as there seems to be no problems in the present situation”. John ...