The Waters and Communities Office are hosting public meetings to discuss the natural waters of county Kerry over the coming weeks.
Bláithín Ní Ainín Community Water Officer for Kerry will present information on the latest draft River Basin Management Plan for Ireland 2018 – 2021 along with details on how you can have a say.

There will be discussion on local interests such as: water quality, angling, heritage, biodiversity, amenity use or issues affecting your local waterways. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge of your local waterways.


Rural Environment Theme

South Kerry Development Partnership (SKDP) and North East and West Kerry Development (NEWKD) will be present for the meetings within their area, to discuss the upcoming targeted call for Expressions of Interest in the Rural Environment theme and sub-themes.
The meetings are scheduled for all around the county:

Wednesday 3rd May @ 7.30 pm
@ The Rose Hotel, Tralee

Thursday 11th May@ 7.30 pm @
KDYS Youth Centre, Fairhill, Killarney

Tuesday 30th May @ 7.30 pm @
Ring of Kerry Hotel, Cahersiveen

Thursday 1st June @ 7.30 pm @
Killorglin Library, Killorglin

Thursday 8th June @ 7.30 pm @
Listowel Family Resource Centre, Listowel

Tuesday 13th June @ 7.30 pm @
Carnegie Arts Centre, Kenmare

Thursday 15th June @ 7.30 pm @
Benners Hotel, Dingle

There will be refreshments after the meeting and opportunities to meet and talk.

For more information, contact Bláithín on or 085 8083716, visit, or and like us on Facebook

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Bláithín Ní Ainín | Community Water Officer

Local Authority Waters and Communities Office

Oifig an Údaráis Áitiúl um Uiscí agus Pobail

A Environmental Services, Kerry County Council, Maine Street, Tralee, Co. Kerry.

Seirbhísí Comhsaoil, Comhairle Contae Chiarraí, Sráid na Mainge, Trá Lí, Co. Chiarraí.

M 085 8083716