Press Release: Aquatic House Complex

Press Release: Aquatic House Complex

OPW commences work to save important buildings at Botanic Gardens with a plan to restore them in the future.     Visitors to the National Botanic Gardens in Glasnevin will have noticed what looks like some building work commencing on site in recent days....
In Praise of Weeds

In Praise of Weeds

The past few weeks have seen the vast majority of us confined to a much smaller area than usual, and even with a new routine of responsibilities to juggle between home, work and family, it’s likely that life has contained more stillness and quiet than we would...
Biodiversity Week Challenge!

Biodiversity Week Challenge!

Express your inner artist! Join us this week for our creative Biodiversity Challenge on Facebook » What’s it About? Despite how much we have been using our technology over the last few weeks we can’t forget how dependent we are on healthy and vibrant ecosystems...
May, the month of International Biodiversity Day

May, the month of International Biodiversity Day

Spring into Summer The days are getting longer and there’s a bit of heat in the sun. Hasn’t time flown despite the lockdown! May is named after Maia, the Greek goddess of fertility and growth whose festival was held in May. The month signifies the changeover from...
Earth Day 2020 Drawing Challenge

Earth Day 2020 Drawing Challenge

For Earth Day 2020 (22 April 2020), we invited everyone, young and old, to take part in a drawing challenge on Facebook. The theme for the competition was ‘Take care of the Earth and the Earth will take care of you’. We asked you to show us your world, the different...