This event may be of interest to all Groups who have an interest in biodiversity projects and are keen to exchange ideas. The event is free to attend and is open to all. It may be of particular interest to Groups in the counties of Leitrim, Roscommon, Cavan and Longford.
Programme of Events
11.00 – 11.15am Tea/Coffee Registration & Welcome
11.15 – 12.15pm Focusing on Wildlife, Habitats & Natural Amenities & Introducing Water Related Projects, Billy Flynn, Ecologist and Tidy Towns Adjudicator
12.15 – 12.40pm Introduction to Local Authority Waters & Communities Office, Bernie O Flaherty & Karen Kennedy
12.40 – 1.10pm Lunch (provided)
1.10 – 1.40pm Experience of Tidy Towns Networking Successes followed by Q & A, Emer Brennan, Monaghan Tidy Towns Network
1.40 – 2.30pm Workshop 1 – Opportunity to Explore Community Supports with various agencies – Leitrim Development Company – village enhancement funding, BirdWatch Leitrim, Waterways Ireland etc.
2.30 – 3.30pm Workshop 2 – Biodiversity walk and talk led by Billy Flynn (Bring Rain Gear!!)
3.30 – 4.00pm Questions & Answers back at the Hotel with opportunity to enter competition
Admission to this event is free.
RSVP BY WEDNESDAY, 1ST MARCH, 2017 BY CONTACTING:
Karen Kennedy, Waters & Communities Office