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905, 2024

19th May 2024 – Biodiversity Showcase at Tralee Bay Wetlands

By |May 9th, 2024|NEWS|0 Comments

A chairde,

Kerry Biodiversity Week will be running from the 17th to the 25th May, with a range of events taking place around the county.  This is the public google calendar set up by Kerry County Council Biodiversity Officer, to make it easier to see what events are taking place near you:

19th May – Biodiversity Showcase @ […]

1904, 2024

27th April 2024- Transition Kerry event @ Wild Mind, Fenit, Co. Kerry

By |April 19th, 2024|NEWS|0 Comments

TRANSITION KERRY INVITES YOU TO JOIN US AT THIS WILD MIND EVENT!

TITLE:  WHAT IS OURS TO DO AT THIS TIME OF IMMENSE CHANGE?

DATE:  Saturday 27th April 2024

TIME:  2.30-4pm

VENUE:  The Sailing Club, Fenit Village

LINK TO WORKSHOP:   http://wildmind.ie/events/event/community-biodiversity-leadership/

This is an indoor and outdoor event – please wear appropriate clothes and footgear.

PLEASE REGISTER HERE:  transitionkerry2020@gmail.com

As Transition Kerry, formed in 2007, plan for the next few years, […]

1904, 2024

29th April 2024 Gathering @ Tralee Bay Wetlands – Transition Kerry From The Ground Up

By |April 19th, 2024|NEWS|0 Comments

TRANSITION KERRY FROM THE GROUND UP

Opportunities to collaborate and create community led biodiversity projects

In response to the many requests for continued support leading on from the TK Climate & Biodiversity Community leadership Programme, we are pleased to announce that we have secured some funding for support and mentoring for community led actions for biodiversity.  This fund […]

1403, 2024

27th March 2024 – Wonders of Willow/Iontas an Saileach- Practical Willow Dome Workshop @ Tralee Bay Wetlands

By |March 14th, 2024|NEWS|0 Comments

Wonders of Willow/Iontas an Saileach  – Practical Willow Dome workshop

We are hoping you will join us for this hands on practical Willow Dome workshop, We will learn how to maintain this living habitat and will also explore the vast resources of willow as medicine, timber, a source of food and habitat for wildlife, flood defence, bio-remediation, shelter belts […]

1403, 2024

16th March 2024-Spring Pond Monitoring/ Faireachán Lochann an t-Earraigh @ Tralee Bay Wetlands

By |March 14th, 2024|NEWS|0 Comments

 

Come join us to see what life is emerging in our ponds this spring!  Tralee Bay Wetlands is a demonstration site for the An Taisce Ponds for Biodiversity initiaitive.  Please register for this event – see details below.  This is an outdoor event – please wear appropriate clothing and footwear.  All are welcome.  This event is a collaboration with Tralee Bay […]

2502, 2024

Upcoming gardening workshops at Tralee Allotments – Spring 2024

By |February 25th, 2024|NEWS|0 Comments

A chairde,

We are delighted to inform you that the Tralee Allotments Project will be facilitating 2 Spring Gardening Programmes. 

Grow Your Own with Thomas O’Connor

Venue:  Rahoonane Community Centre/ Allotments, Tralee

Start Date: Wednesday, March 6th

2 sessions per month during March, April, May and June

To book a place, email:  transitionkerry2020@gmail.com

Gardening for Health and Wellbeing with Padraig O’Briain 

Venue:  Marian Park Allotments, Tralee 

Start Date:  Saturday, March 2nd  

2 sessions per month during March, April, May […]

2410, 2023

Landowners, Farmers and Landscapers Workshop – Pond Creation, Management and Buffer Zones for keeping water clean with Féidhlim Harty 12th November 2023 at Tralee Bay Wetlands

By |October 24th, 2023|NEWS|0 Comments

This workshop is intended land owners, farmers, landscapers and anybody who is involved in land management. We will look at the value of ponds for biodiversity; the role ponds, wetlands and water management can play in climate resilience. We will examine the construction process; explore when to use artificial liners or when existing ground conditions […]

2410, 2023

Local Community Public Workshop Pond Creation and Management with Féidhlim Harty 11th November 2023 at Tralee Bay Wetlands

By |October 24th, 2023|NEWS|0 Comments

This workshop (11-5pm) is intended for anybody who wishes to create their own pond large or small. We will look at the value of ponds for biodiversity; the role ponds, wetlands and water management can play in climate resilience; how to build your own pond – where to source water, whether to use a liner […]

1310, 2023

Practical Gardening @ Marian Park Allotments, Tralee – 6 week programme

By |October 13th, 2023|NEWS|0 Comments

Practical Gardening – 6 week programme

with Padraic O’Briain

Autumn / Winter Season

Dates: Saturdays, October 21st until Dec 2nd 2023

Time: 10.30-12.30pm

Venue: Marian Park Allotments, Tralee, V92V6KV

The course will give participants an introduction to growing & caring for their own fruit & vegetables:

• What to grow in Autumn and Winter

• Storing, preserving and new cooking ideas

• Semi- […]

1310, 2023

Gardening for Community, People and Planet @ Rahoonane Allotments, Tralee – 6 week programme

By |October 13th, 2023|NEWS|0 Comments

with Thomas O Connor (Transition Kerry & Manna Organic Farm)

Dates: Wednesdays 18th October – 6th December 2023Time: 10 am-12pmVenue: Rahoonane Community Centre & Allotments, V92 D9HF

Themes covered will include:

Understanding the Soil Food WebLooking at the importance of the soil food web for the health of our plants and quality of ourfood.  Building fertility and reducing inputs.

How […]