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! Today is the last day to have your say on Marine Protected Areas in Ireland!
Please share your views in the public consultation before its closes today at 5pm 👉https://www.gov.ie/en/consultation/45271-public-consultation-on-expert-advisory-group-report-entitled-expanding-irelands-marine-protected-area-network/

📸 Common dolphins by Nick Massett

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Offshore bottlenose dolphins feeding off the Goban Spur/Celtic Shelf area on 20-21 July from the LE James Joyce and reported to the IWDG by Patrick Bigger. Although very far offshore and rarely this calm, it has been recommended as an Offshore MPA by the IWDG

The Shannon Dolphin Project works with dolphin-watching vessels in the Shannon Estuary to provide platforms to photograph dolphins and to ensure disturbance is kept to a minimum.
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It's the last hurdle for the MPA public consultation process! .Please have your say by emailing marine.env@housing.gov.ie or click the link in our bio to fill in the public consultation survey before 5 PM today!.The main goal or outcome of new MPAs must be to conserve nature. To do this, we need robust legislation underpinning the process, and the government should invest in local communities, on the ground management plans and listen to scientific advice. #marineprotectedarea #30by30 #marineconservation #weareislanders ... See MoreSee Less
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It's the last hurdle for the MPA public consultation process! .Please have your say by emailing marine.env@housing.gov.ie or click the link in our bio to fill in the public consultation survey before 5PM today!.The main goal or outcome of new MPAs must be to conserve nature to do this we need robust legislation underpinning the process and the government should invest in local communities, on the ground management plans and listen to scientific advice. #weareislanders #marineconservation #marineprotectedarea ... See MoreSee Less
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