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Decision regarding ESB eel kill outstanding

A decision on whether to prosecute the ESB over a major kill of critically endangered juvenile European eels (or elvers) at their hydroelectric installation on the River Erne in County Donegal is still outstanding. 513 more words


Cliffs of Moher

The following is a post from a trip to Ireland I took during my semester in England. A group of us spent March 13-17 in Dublin and Cork and had an absolute blast! 1,359 more words


In 2006, after visiting my friends in County Carlow, I went to the Irish national music competition in Carlow town.  My god child was the first place winner in Irish style singing from Dublin, and she competed but did not place in the national finals.  85 more words


Lamenting the seasons

I watched spring sparkle
With a sprinkling rush of pollywogs
And sprouting happy buds

Summer was
Sun-sationally blooming nature all ablaze
And bountiful buzzing bee’s… 46 more words