The issue features a selection of articles from Ireland's leading academics, professionals, practitioners and policy makers examining the critical achievements in heritage over the last 20 years and highlighting the issues that will be central to the sector's development in to the future.
Ireland's Distinctive Past Inspiring an Innovative
Future - This issue examines the contribution that heritage can make to
both economic recovery and to Ireland's re-emerging sense of identity.
Also in this Issue:
- Building Ireland’s Creative Economy
- Understanding Limerick: Place, Heritage and Inequality in Post-Celtic Tiger Ireland
- The Impacts of Historic Environments on Towns & Cities.
Features - A Green Field is a blank canvas, The Media and Ireland's attitude to heritage, Nature or nuisance - Ireland's relationship with the natural world and Basking Sharks - Tracking the great fish of the sun.
Building owners are the guardians of many bats and nesting birds.This publication is not intended to be exhaustive guidance if you are planning works on your building, but to deepen our understanding of how important buildings are for bats and birds.
CELEBRATING BIODIVERSITY WEEK 2009 Orchids, Waders and Wild Goats CLIMATE CHANGE New research anticipates the impact on heritage and tourism IRISH ART Adding to our collection of treasures REUSING ABBEYLEIX MARKET HOUSE • LOOKING AFTER LANDSCAPES • HERITAGE EVENTS
HISTORIC GARDENS Discovering our rare historic growing heritage THE RIVER SHANNON Take a tour down Ireland’s most important river TRADITIONAL BOATS OF IRELAND Recording tradition before it sinks WATERFORD BIODIVERSITY ACTION PLAN • HERITAGE EVENTS • RAHAN CONSERVATION PLAN