Our island nation has around 7,000 km of wonderful coastline, boasting some of the most spectacular scenery in Europe. Around that coastline is a veritable cornucopia for shore dwelling wildlife, and supporting much of it you’ll find an amazing diversity of seaweed. As you might expect of an island people with a plentiful, renewable resource on its doorstep the Irish have been … [Read more...] about Irelands Seaweed… in poster form
We have 20 species of bumblebee in Ireland -- 14 true bumblebees and 6 cuckoo bumblebees. It’s great to see their rotund furry forms bustling around the garden again with the onset of spring… but for the wildlife enthusiast they present a bit of a conundrum. Several of the most common species of bumblebee look very much alike, making it really difficult to know what … [Read more...] about What’s that Bumblebee?