17 Fortfield Terrace, Rathmines

17 Fortfield Terrace, Rathmines Description: Late 1920s house with four bedrooms and two reception rooms Agent: Sherry FitzGerald The(...)

An Bord Pléanála refused the Cluddaun project over concerns relating to  peat slippage and  the flows of  streams and rivers. Photograph: Reuters.

A 48-turbine wind farm proposed for Co Mayo has been refused planning permission by An Bord Pleanála. Coillte’s project, on lands at Cluddaun, was to(...)

Final offers are being invited by 4pm on Monday (May 11th) for Bellamont Forest in Cootehill, Co Cavan which has been on the market for a number of(...)

Eager beaver: could the animal’s river engineering help save Ireland’s wild salmon and trout from decline? Illustration: Michael Viney

The great inventory of fossil bones unearthed in Irish caves summons up the ancient mammal history of the island. Exploring the rubble of limestone ca(...)

A legal challenge to An Bord Pleanála’s decision granting permission for a windfarm in the midlands has been rejected by the Commercial Court.In the p(...)

Niall OCarroll – he insisted there was no apostrophe in his surname – played a leading role in developing Irish forestry. In his early years he pionee(...)

Nicholas Grubb, who owns the Dromana fishery on the river Blackwater, says recent trials in Scotland show the beaver’s potential for improving river habitats.  Photograph: Bill Flynn

The State should draw on the expertise of the European beaver to restore river habitats and save the wild salmon, according to a Co Waterford fishery (...)

Seeing the woods from the trees: A forest trail at Center Parcs Longleat

One of the UK’s largest holiday resorts is unveiling its plans on Thursday to build a €100 million complex in Co Longford that would employ more than (...)

Plans for Longford are a similar size to Center Parcs’s Woburn Forest park (pictured). Photograph: Center Parcs

One of the UK’s largest holiday resorts is set to submit planning permission to build a € 100 million complex in Co Longford that would create more th(...)

  Newcastle Woods, Co. Longford   Map: Ordnance Survey. Discovery Series Sheet 41. Down(...)