Heritage Outlook: Winter 2009/ Spring 2010

Heritage Outlook: Winter 2009/ Spring 2010

General /

Quarterly magazine of the Heritage Council featuring news, events, opportunities and heritage features.

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.

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The Irish Landscape 2009 Conference Papers

The Irish Landscape 2009 Conference Papers

Landscapes /

This conference and the papers presented in this publication examine how we might do better and best manage, conserve and plan for our landscape in the future. 

The diversity and style of the papers reflect the experience and interests of the authors and similarly serve to highlight that landscape is dynamic and changing in response to natural and cultural causes.

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Birds, Bats, Buildings and You

Birds, Bats, Buildings and You

General Natural Heritage & Biodiversity /

A leaflet explaining the importance of our buildings for bats and birds.

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.

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  • Author(s): The Heritage Council
Heritage Outlook: Landscape Highlights 2004 - 2009 [Special Edition]

Heritage Outlook: Landscape Highlights 2004 - 2009 [Special Edition]

General Landscapes /

These articles were presented as part of the package available for the 2009 Landscape Conference. 

This special edition of Heritage Outlook brings together all the landscape articles featured in the magazine between 2004 and 2009.

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Heritage Outlook: Summer/ Autumn 2009

Heritage Outlook: Summer/ Autumn 2009

General /

Quarterly magazine of the Heritage Council featuring news, events, opportunities and heritage features.

In this issue:


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

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Climate Change, Heritage and Tourism: Implications for Ireland's Coast & Inland Waterways - Summary Document

Climate Change, Heritage and Tourism: Implications for Ireland's Coast & Inland Waterways - Summary Document

Climate Change and Renewable Energy Heritage Tourism & Recreation /

What climate change will mean for Irish tourism and the heritage of our coastline and inland waterways with an aim to help plan for the likely eventualities of climate change and to provide recommendations to Government on prioritising action.

What climate change will mean for Irish tourism and the heritage of our coastline and inland waterways with an aim to help plan for the likely eventualities of climate change and to provide recommendations to Government on prioritising action.

  • Published by: Failte Ireland and The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): Failte Ireland and The Heritage Council
Climate Change, Heritage and Tourism: Implications for Ireland's Coast & Inland Waterways

Climate Change, Heritage and Tourism: Implications for Ireland's Coast & Inland Waterways

Climate Change and Renewable Energy Heritage Tourism & Recreation /

Research in relation to the potential impacts of climate change on Ireland’s maritime and inland waterways heritage. 

Research in relation to the potential impacts of climate change on Ireland’s maritime and inland waterways heritage, with a particular focus on those resources upon which tourism is dependent. The focus on these two elements of heritage is because of their particular vulnerability to climate change.

  • Published by: Failte Ireland and The Heritage Council
  • Author(s): Failte Ireland and The Heritage Council
Heritage Council Annual Report 2008

Heritage Council Annual Report 2008

Corporate Publications /

The Activities of the Heritage Council in 2008.

Summary of the activities of the Heritage Council and financial statements for 2008.

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  • Author(s): The Heritage Council