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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 ...

Enviro -28th August 2017

On this edition of Enviro: Proposal by Dublin city council to fell mature London Plane trees at Fairview Park Dublin Protest, and the forming of a human chain,has been organised for Friday 1st. September in front of Fairview Park to take place at ...

Enviro – 21st August 2017

On this edition of Enviro… Paul O’Brien comes in to talk about basic incomes for Ireland, as well as talking about his book, “Pennies from Heaven”. Also, Biodiversity Ireland director Liam Lysaght comes in to chat. Liam spent ...

Enviro – 14th August 2017

On this edition of Enviro: Forest Friends interns Guliana, Franseska, Lorena and Federika present detaills of the project they are working on for Heritage Week. Jennifer Brady read out Bolivia’s ‘Law of Mother Earth’. Jennifer Brady ...

Enviro – 31st July 2017

In this edition of Enviro: In part one of the show… Remembering poet Francis Ledwidge – 100 anniversary of his death 31/7/17. This ENVIRO program coincided with the anniversary. Forest Friends interns Federica, Giuliana, and Lorena from Archita ...

Enviro – 24th July 2017

On this edition of Enviro… Seamus McGowan of Leitrim Club Sportive gave details of the Leitrim Glens Cycling event.He explained why this would be of interest to a wide range of cyclists as there were options with regard to the length of the cycles ...

Enviro – 17th July 2017

On this edition of Enviro, ecologist & Irish Wildlife Trust vice chairman Sean Meehan came in to talk about the ecology of smooth newts and common lizards in Ireland and how IWT has carried out extensive citizen science projects and habitat surveys ...