New analysis highlights parts of Mayo that could be underwater by 2030

The UN’s COP26 is taking place in Glasgow and has seen world leaders converge to highlight the grave impact of rising temperatures globally. Over the last few years severe weather events have laid bare the potentially devastating impact of climate...

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Report highlights Mayo town releasing raw sewage into the environment

Newport in Co Mayo has been named as one of 34 towns in Ireland that released raw sewage into the environment every day in 2020 because they did not have treatment plants, according to a new report by the Environmental...

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Flushing hell: If you don’t want it on the beach, don’t put it in the toilet 

The last year saw a 20 percent increase in blockages involving the flushing of wet wipes at the Westport wastewater...

Wednesday, 10/03/21 - 3:06pm Read More

H2Oh! – liven up home schooling with fun water-themed activities

Green-Schools, in partnership with Irish Water, is supporting Mayo students and their families during lockdown with a series of stay-at-home...

Friday, 12/02/21 - 1:36pm Read More

Mayo lake among most polluted in the country

The Environmental Protection Agency’s seventh ‘State of the Environment’ report has highlighted two issues in Mayo in its findings. The...

Saturday, 05/12/20 - 9:14am Read More

New study reveals full extent of microplastic fibres in waters off Mayo

A new study conducted by researchers at NUI Galway on sites in Galway, Mayo and Clare has found that personal...

Thursday, 25/06/20 - 8:06am Read More

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