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Events

 

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Christmas Fair at The Argory

Saturday 2nd December
The Argory, Moy
Normal Admission, Members Free

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NIEL AGM 2017 & GDPR Information Session

Wednesday 6th December
Window on Wildlife (WOW), Belfast
Free

Santa’s Magical Kingdom at The Argory

Thursday 7th December
The Argory, Moy
Adult £7 Child £15

Fermanagh Choral Society Christmas Concerts

Friday 8th December
Castle Coole
Adult £15

Yuletide Market at Rowallane

Saturday 9th December
Rowallane Garden
Normal Admission, Members Free

Have a go: Coppicing

Saturday 9th December
Strangford Lough
No Charge, Donations Welcome

Magical Christmas

Saturday 9th December
Castle Coole
Adult £5, Child £15

Belfast’s First Repair Café

Saturday 9th December
Farset Labs, Belfast
Free

Path Maintenance & Scrub Control

Sunday 10th December
Balloo Wetland & Woodland, Bangor
Free

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Dec out your Gingerbread Man

Saturday 16th December
Rowallane Garden
Normal Admission, Members Free, Donations Welcome

Christmas Social Event

Sunday 17th December
Members House
N/K

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Marine Litter Watch 7 September 2017

The summer 2017 edition of Marine Litter Watch, the newsletter of the Marine Litter Strategy, is now available using the link below.

https://www.daera-ni.gov.uk/sites/default/files/publications/daera/Marine%20Litter%20Watch%20issue%2010%20-%20Summer%202017.pdf

Thank you to everyone who has contributed article, updates and images.

This edition focuses on the focuses on the clean–up and data capture activities that people are taking around our coast.

The newsletter opens with an article by Karin Dubsky who is the international coordinator for Coastwatch. Coastwatch undertakes an annual survey of biodiversity and litter on the island of Ireland.

Gwen Moncoiffé, a volunteer litter picker, describes the monthly clean–ups she has carried out north of Portaferry since September 2016.

Elaine Smith, from Mid and East Antrim Borough Council describes how council is working with volunteers to address the problem of marine litter in Larne Lough around the mouth of the River Inver.

Jodie McAneaney, from Keep Northern Ireland Beautiful describes how you can join Adopt A Spot volunteers and help to revitalise communities across Northern Ireland.

Also included in the ezine are short news articles and updates.

We hope you enjoy reading the newsletter and if you have any ideas for articles for future editions please contact us at: marinestrategy@daera-ni.gov.uk

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