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Geography of Ireland

Ireland’s central lowlands of flat rolling plains are dissected by bogs, loughs (lakes) and rivers, and surrounded by hills and low mountains.

The major mountain ranges include the Blackstairs, Bluestack, Comeragh, Derryveagh, Macgillycuddy’s Reeks, Nephinbeg, Ox, Silvermines, Slieve Mish, Twelve Pins, and Wicklow. 157 more words


Glass eels arrive into Limerick City, January 2017

All the way from the Sargasso Sea – this year’s glass eels have arrived into the Lower River Shannon in Limerick City! We recorded glass eels in kick samples taken during early January 2017 in the freshwater-tidal stretch of the River Shannon in Limerick City. ¬† 740 more words

River Shannon

Friday Photo

Ice patterns on the River Shannon today….

Friday Photo

Ireland 2012

In 2012, I began a month long trek across Europe–starting in Ireland.

These pictures are of Limerick City, The River Shannon, and Dublin.

These are the best pictures I could salvage from my Kodak Easyshare Touch M577.

Another White Male Perspective

Thursday Doors

As I was walking around Limerick, Ireland, last month, I saw this long building enclosed in a fence with murals painted on it.

There were four doors in the building, but they were painted like murals and windows were added to make it look like four little houses. 102 more words


Can I Ever Go Home Again?

Margaret Mulvihill, October 9, 2016

It’s a blustery day in the Washington DC suburbs. I’m hearing the wind pick up outside, with a scattering of rain pecking at the windows. 1,054 more words

Family History