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Great fishing on Knockaderry and Carrigavantry as club raises €2190 for charity

Michael Sheehan competition and charity organizer;  David Tantrum, Secretary; Jack O’Mahony,  Committee member;. Harvey Kinsella from Simon Community, and Christ Crotty, Safety Officer. 

David Tantrum reports from Knockaderry: Our charity fishing competition this year was for the South East Simon community. We fished the competition on Knockaderry and raised €2190.     Hatches on Knockaderry and Carrigavantry Carrigavantry has olives and buzzers hatching while Knockaderry has buzzers, sedges and terrestrials. This is the prime fishing time and is […]

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  THE LINE RIO’s Smallmouth line has been specifically designed to meet the demands of the modern bass fly fisher. The weight distribution and powerful front taper easily casts typical Clouser and Bass bug flies, while a unique handling section at the back of the head allows anglers to mend and control the fly effectively. […]

Call for Volunteers for all-Ireland Dragonfly Survey

The National Biodiversity Data Centre and the Centre for Environmental Data and Recording for Northern Ireland (CEDaR) are launching a new all-Ireland survey of Dragonflies and Damselflies.

The National Biodiversity Data Centre and the Centre for Environmental Data and Recording for Northern Ireland (CEDaR) are launching a new all-Ireland survey of Dragonflies and Damselflies. The survey – ‘Dragonfly Ireland 2019 – 2024’ – enables and encourages volunteer citizen scientists to record sightings of Dragonflies and Damselflies, and to assess the state of […]

Fishy Fun at the National Museum of Ireland – Natural History for International Year of the Salmon

Rory and Evelyn Cahill examine a mesolithic fish trap with Sean Canney TD, Minister with responsibility for inland fisheries.

The fisheries resource will come to life at the National Museum of Ireland – Natural History this summer as a free event called Fishy Fun will bring a range of interactive activities suitable for all the family. Inland Fisheries Ireland and the National Museum of Ireland – Natural History are partnering on a one day […]

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