Poster

Marine Life June 7th 2019 Field trip & event at Charles Fort Kinsale

2.00pm      Register and welcome on the shore below Charles Fort, Kinsale, Co Cork
2.20pm      Fieldwork around low tide:

Group 1: Intertidal seaweeds with Dr Robert Wilkes EPA 
Group 2: Snorkelling around the seagrass bed led by Tim Butter, Seasearch instructor 

4.00pm      Coffee and welcome by OPW in Charles Fort tearooms 


Presentations: 
4.20pm    Field trip highlights and any issue feed back 
4.30pm Session 1: Seaweed and Seagrass  Zostera - Seaweed and seagrass stocks, importance, health and law - Dr Robert Wilkes EPA; 
- Citizen Science Coastwatch survey and follow up  – Karin Dubsky & Angel Duarte 
- Bantry Bay and Adrigole harbour seagrass Coastwatch and Kelp group  
Q and A 
5.20 pm Session 2: Priority Areas Of Action 
5.20 pm  Priority Action Areas - Kieran Murphy LAWPRO
5.30 pm Citizen Science Project in Adrigole Harbour Priority Area  -  Bernie Connolly CEF 
5.40 pm Sargassum removal trial  Karin Dubsky and  Donna Weiner
5.50 pm Launch of Seagrass report and Adrigole Harbour Project 
6.00 End 

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