Just over 60% of our 600-plus legally protected nature areas have conservation objectives.
The Keltoi Rehab Unit was converted to an isolation facility, with previous Health Minister Simon Harris promising its reopening.
Report, seen by Noteworthy, shows over 250,000 tonnes of manure is being currently produced by the industry in Monaghan alone.
Noteworthy’s Niall Sargent tells Susan Daly how the race is on to save iconic species like the puffin and curlew – and even save ourselves.
Ireland’s overall spending on biodiversity protection is also under internationally-accepted levels.
Noteworthy reveals virtually no protected sites have management plans and Ireland is moving further away from a target for effective nature conservation.
The Ireland Strategic Investment Fund had invested €66m in the private genetics company acquired in a deal announced yesterday.
Despite some improvements in recent years, ongoing obstacles to accessibility are leading to isolation and anxiety for disabled people.
The Motorised Transport Grant and Mobility Allowance schemes remain closed after a review was recommended over eight years ago.
Most accessibility-related complaints involved taxi drivers refusing to take guide dogs or wheelchair users.
Disabled people feel that once again they were not consulted about a major project that most affects them.
Advocates warn of ongoing impact to families if international and retrospective surrogacy not addressed soon.
The investigative platform completed four new projects in the past three months, thanks to your contributions.
Decision follows six-year appeals process, with opponents ‘gutted’ and ‘extremely disappointed’ with the decision.
Noteworthy reveals internal concerns the Department of the Marine did not take sufficiently tough action over potential licence breaches by Ireland’s largest salmon operator.
Noteworthy investigation reveals concerns over State monitoring of potential environmental impacts of salmon farms from sea lice, disease and farm escapes.
Noteworthy investigation shows that at least two grey seals and three common seals were killed after licences were issued.
Noteworthy gathers the experiences of parents and educators in Ireland’s majority Catholic primary education system.
Noteworthy spotlights a lack of coherence, communication and progress in the State promise to provide 400 multi-denominational primary schools by 2030.
Figures show that almost 900 people on a public water supply have been on boil notices for a year or more.