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Emerald Isle - Day 3 and 4

Day 3: From the Cliffs to Dingle

Before visiting the infamous Cliffs of Moher, we decided to revisit the Burren to check out the Poulnabrone Dolmen (megalithic tomb) and learn a bit about the ancient people who I think wikipedia will do a much better job explaining than I can. 477 more words

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Athlone

My Granny turned 90 last weekend. She’s an amazing woman, who as a widow raised 10 children alone. Her life is full of stories and of times that have changed for both the good and bad. 685 more words

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Friday Photo

A moody shot of the bridge at Banagher taken during the week. 6 more words

Friday Photo

Flanagan's On The Lake

It’s well known that RTE 2FM‘s cheeky chappy DJ Rick O’Shea is a craft beer aficionado. I’ve even bumped into him myself at the… 928 more words

Irish Whiskey

Monitoring silver eel turbine passage mortalities on the Lower Shannon

We are currently assessing silver eel turbine passage mortality at Ardnacrusha hydroelectric station on the Lower River Shannon. Silver eels are adult maturing eels on their spawning migration to the Sargasso Sea after spending up to 20 years (or more) in freshwater. 2,457 more words

Eel Management Plan